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Virginia Department of Business Assistance Contacts

For General Business Assistance, please call the Hotline:
804-371-0438

Contacts by Area:

 


VDBA Main Contacts

Our regular business hours are 8:15AM - 5PM, M-F

Richmond Office Contacts:

Virginia Department of Business Assistance
1220 Bank Street
3rd Floor South
Richmond, VA 23219
(804) 371-8200
(804) 371-8111 (FAX)

Agency Administration, Richmond Office
(804) 371-0058

Media/Press 
(804) 371-8127

Business Information Systems contact:

Email: Heather.McDonough@vdba.virginia.gov
Phone: (804) 371-0438

Virginia Jobs Investment Program contact:

Email: wfsmail@vdba.virginia.gov
Phone: (804) 371-8120

Virginia Small Business Financing Authority and
Industrial Development Bond Program contact:

Email: Barbara.Carter@vdba.virginia.gov
Phone:
(804) 371-8254

 

Abingdon Office Contacts:

Virginia Department of Business Assistance
851 French Moore, Jr. Blvd
Suite 110
Abingdon, VA 24210

Business Information Systems contact:
Phone: (276) 676-3768
Email: sandy.ratliff@vdba.virginia.gov

Virginia Jobs Investment Program contact:
Phone: (276) 676-5573
Email: lea.lofty@vdba.virginia.gov

Roanoke Office Contacts:

Virginia Department of Business Assistance
210 South Jefferson Street
Roanoke, VA 24011

Small Business Financing Authority contact:
Phone: (540) 492-0493
Email: linda.gilbert@vdba.virginia.gov

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One On One Counseling

Southern Virginia, including Chesterfield, Powhatan, Amelia and Prince George:

POC: Duc Truong
Email:
duc.truong@vdba.virginia.gov
Phone: (804) 371-2097

Southwest Virginia:

POC: Sandy Ratliff
Email:
sandy.ratliff@vdba.virginia.gov
Phone: (276) 676-3768

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Virginia Business Information Center

Email: vbic@vdba.virginia.gov
Phone: (804) 371-0438
Toll Free:1-866-248-8814

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Staff Directory

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Administration

Name
Title
Telephone
Biographical
Agency Director Director's Page
Fraser, Kelly Accountant (804) 371-0483  

Business Information Services (BIS)

Name
Title
Telephone
Biographical
Farmer, Tammy Bus Svcs Mgr (804) 371-8258  
McDonough, Heather VBIC Counselor (804) 371-8230 >> read bio
Ratliff, Sandy Bus Svcs Mgr (276) 676-3768 >> read bio
Witherspoon, Jim VBIC Counselor (804) 371-8221 >> read bio
Wright, Tongela Admin Asst (804) 371-8215  

Virginia Jobs Investment Program (VJIP)

Name
Title
Telephone
Biographical
Akins, Tre Project Manager (804) 371-0004 >> read bio
Church, Sarah Media Specialist (804) 371-8120  
Hart, Catherine Senior Project Manager (804) 840-9376 >> read bio
Lofty, Lea Southwest Project Manager (276) 676-5573 >> read bio
Melvin, Debbie Valley Project Manager (804) 921-0002 >> read bio
Strickler, Frank Senior Project Manager (804) 371-8134 >> read bio
Torrente, Sylvia Northern Virginia Project Manager (276) 608-2534  
Truong, Duc Senior Operations Manager (804) 921-1376  
Young, Brenda Admin Assistant (804) 371-8120
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FAX   (804) 371-8137  

Virginia Small Business Financing Authority (VSBFA)

Name
Title
Telephone
Biographical
Scott Parsons Executive Director (804) 371- 8256 >> read bio
Carter, Barbara Admin Ass't (804) 371-8254  
Gilbert, Linda Project Finance Mgr (540) 492-0493  
Mackley, Anna Project Finance Mgr (804) 371-8255 >> read bio
Patricia Musial Operation and Accounting Specialist (804) 371-8197  
Sisson-Vaughan, Mary Jo Project Finance Mgr (804) 371-8184 >> read bio
Thorne, Patty Sr Project Finance Mgr (804) 371-8208 >> read bio

 

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