Matters: VML's primary focus is on municipal issues including taxation, government personnel, land use, environments, public safety, education, health and human services, and transportation.

Lobbyists Employed

  • Ackerman, Jessica Dodson
    (Details)

    13 E Franklin Street
    Richmond, VA 23219

    804-523-8521

    Registered: 7/9/2018
    Matters: Legislation that affects local governments in Virginia.
    Arrangement: Employed
    Job title: Policy and Advisory Relations Manager

  • Areson, Janet C
    (Details)

    PO Box 12164
    Richmond, VA 23241

    804-523-8522

    Registered: 5/11/2018
    Matters: Legislation that affects local governments in Virginia.
    Arrangement: Employed
    Job title: Director of Policy Development

  • Gowdy, Michelle
    (Details)

    13 E Franklin St
    Richmond, VA 23219

    804-523-8525

    Registered: 5/14/2018
    Matters: Municipal issues including taxation, public personnel, land use, public procurement, environmental, public safety, education, health and human services and transportation. VML lobbies on many bills in these and other local government areas.
    Arrangement: Employed
    Job title: Executive Director

  • Harrington, Sandra S
    (Details)

    PO Box 12164
    Richmond, VA 23219

    804-523-3525

    Registered: 5/24/2018
    Matters: VML's primary focus is on municipal issues including taxation, government personnel, land use, environments, public safety, education, health and human services, and transportation.
    Arrangement: Employed
    Job title: Government Relations Associate

Lobbyists Retained

  • Bryant, L Preston Jr
    Firm: McGuire Woods
    (Details)

    800 E Canal St
    Richmond, VA 23219

    804-775-1923

    Registered: 1/17/2019
    Firm: McGuire Woods
    Matters: Matters of interest to the Virginia Municipal League
    Arrangement: Retained

  • Caton, Bernard Joseph
    (Details)

    12117 Club Commons Drive
    Glen Allen, VA 23059

    703-926-2588

    Registered: 1/7/2019
    Matters: All legislation pertaining to natural resources or transportation that may affect local governments in Virginia.
    Arrangement: Retained

  • Crowson, Charles D Jr
    (Details)

    PO Box 11275
    Newport News, VA 23601

    757-570-5834

    Registered: 12/25/2018
    Matters: All tax and budget issues that affect local government.
    Arrangement: Retained

  • LaGow, J Christopher
    Firm: Law Office of J Christopher LaGow
    (Details)

    222 Ross Rd
    Henrico, VA 23229

    804-225-8570

    Registered: 5/3/2018
    Firm: Law Office of J Christopher LaGow
    Matters: Matters affecting workers' compensation.
    Arrangement: Retained

  • Menkes, Neal
    (Details)

    1607 Helmsdale Dr
    Henrico, VA 23238

    804-298-5331

    Registered: 5/11/2018
    Matters: Advocate for the Virginia Municipal League on proposed state legislation and issues related to the taxing powers of local governments and state financial assistance for state-mandated and state-high priority programs in the areas of transportation and economic development.
    Arrangement: Retained

  • Wiley, Roger C Jr
    Firm: Hefty Wiley & Gore PC
    (Details)

    100 W Franklin St
    Ste 300
    Richmond, VA 23220

    804-780-3143

    Registered: 1/23/2019
    Firm: Hefty Wiley & Gore PC
    Matters: Matters effecting localities before House and Senate Courts of Justice.
    Arrangement: Retained

2018-2019 contact information for Va Municipal League:

  • Michelle Gowdy
    13 E Franklin St
    Richmond, VA 23219

    804-523-8525

Information on this page comes from public documents on file with the office of the Virginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council.