State Extension Leadership Council - Planning District 19
Born in Wilson, NC. Reared in Emporia and have lived in Raleigh, NC; Greenville, NC; Wilson, NC; Virginia Beach, VA; Norfolk, VA; Richmond, VA and currently living in Emporia, VA. BS from Bluefield College, Bluefield, VA. Real Estate Broker in North Carolina and Virginia. Associate with Wilkie Real Estate, Inc. Designations: GRI, ABR, SRES, SRS, SFR. VHDA Trainer.
Former police officer in Norfolk, VA and former Certified Surgical Technologist at Greensville Memorial Hospital and Medical College of Virginia. (Both have changed names since I was employed at the two institutions.)
Actively involved: Chair of the Crater Health District Advisory Board; Vice-Chair of the Crater Regional Workforce Investment Board; Member of the Crater District Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Team; Main Street United Methodist Church Trustee, Conference Delegate, multiple committees; Riparian Woman's Club; Family Violence/Sexual Assault Unit; United Methodist Conference Financial and Administrative Board member; Emporia/Greensville Extension Agency Leadership Council; State Extension Leadership Council; Boys and Girls Club of Emporia-Greensville County Trustee; Greensville County - Broadband Management Team and Business Management Team; Emporia Rotary Club - Foundation Chair; past President for two years. District 7600 Rotary - Chair of the World Peace/Conflict Resolution Fellowship Committee. Critical Incident Stress Management - Debriefer for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Southside Area American Red Cross - Emergency Operations Center/Incident Command Liaison certified. Liaison for the American Red Cross for Greensville County and the City of Emporia. Lead Virginia - Class of 2008.
Currently involved: Chair of The Greensville County Heritage Book - to be published in a few more months. Chair of the Professional Standards Committee for the Roanoke Valley and Lake Gaston Real Estate Board. Also member of the National Association of Realtors, the Virginia Association of Realtors and the North Carolina Real Estate Association. Civic Center board member.
Married to Tom Slippy, father of 3 daughters, and grandparents of 4 grandchildren.