Annual Meeting Archives

2014 Senate Finance Committee Annual Meeting:
Fiscal Issues Facing the Commonwealth


The 2014 SFC Annual Meeting will be held at the Stonewall Jackson Hotel & Conference Center (24 S. Market Street, Staunton, Virginia) on Thursday, November 20, 2014 and Friday, November 21, 2014.

Please check back.  More information and final agenda to come.

Agenda;  Hotel Information

Thursday, November 20, 2014:

 Welcome and Opening Remarks  (12:45 - 1:00 p.m.)
   The Honorable Charles J. Colgan, Co-Chairman
   The Honorable Walter A. Stosch, Co-Chairman

The Virginia Economy     

 Virginia’s Revenue and Budget Outlook

Virginia’s Behavioral Health & Developmental Services System

Tour of Western State Hospital      

 Members and SFC Staff board bus for drive to Western State Hospital*                                                      

*Note: The Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services will gladly accommodate additional persons who would like to tour the new Western State Hospital, at a different time.  Space limitations and respect for patient treatment require that the size of any tour group be limited.

Friday, November 21, 2014:

Continental Breakfast for Members     (7:30 – 8:30 a.m.)

Meeting Convenes (8:30 a.m.)

  The Honorable Charles J. Colgan, Co-chairman
  The Honorable Walter A. Stosch, Co-chairman

 Parole Abolition and Sentencing Reform: A 20 Year Retrospective      

The “New” Virginia Economy: Not Business as Usual
   Translating Education and Workforce Efforts into Economic Success       

    -       April Kees, Jason Powell, and Sarah Herzog
            Senate Finance Committee Staff

-           Pamela Moran, Ed.D., Superintendent, Albemarle County Public Schools

-           Billy Cannaday, Ed.D., Dean, School of Professional and Continuing Studies, University of Virginia

-           Bill Murray, Ph.D., Managing Director of Public Policy, Dominion Resources

-           Liz Povar, Vice President for Business Expansion, Virginia Economic Development Partnership

-           Linda Fowler, Founder, Regionerate, LLC

Meeting Wrap-Up  

   The Honorable Charles J. Colgan, Co-chairman
   The Honorable Walter A. Stosch, Co-chairman