Chief Broadband Advisor – Office of the Secretary of Commerce and Trade
The Chief Broadband Advisor serves as Virginia's single point of contact and integration for broadband issues, efforts, and initiatives and to increase the availability and affordability of broadband throughout all regions of the Commonwealth.
Evan Feinman - Chief Broadband Advisor
Kyle Rosner - Deputy Broadband Advisor
Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD)
DHCD provides broadband grants through its Virginia Telecommunications Infrastructure (VATI) grant program. The VATI grant program prepares communities to build, utilize, and capitalize on telecommunications infrastructure with the goal of creating strong, competitive communities.
Tamarah Holmes - Director of the Office of Broadband
Tammy Breski - Telecommunication and Broadband Project Manager
Caroline Luxhoj - Telecommunications and Broadband Project Manager
Tommy Hill – Telecommunication and Broadband Project Manager
Ammar Al Omari – Telecommunication and Broadband Project Manager
Chandler Vaughan – Broadband Policy Analyst
Lonnie Hamilton – Broadband Planner
Aaron Barnes – Broadband Planner
Broadband Advisory Council
The Broadband Advisory Council advises the Governor on policy and funding priorities to expedite deployment and reduce the cost of broadband access in the Commonwealth. https://www.dhcd.virginia.gov/broadband-advisory-council
For more information check out the Commonwealth Connect report.