Please join us on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 for our Passion Into Action dinner with Mayor Linda Johnson of Suffolk, Virginia. You will not want to miss this evening of history and inspirational leadership.
Town Center City Club
222 Central Park Ave #230
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
November 8, 2017
Merry Minutes from 6:00 to 6:30 pm
Dinner Begins at 6:30 pm
Please click here to register for this event.
The cost for dinner is $35 and the deadline to RSVP is 11 pm on November 1, 2017.
About Our Speaker:
Mayor Linda T. Johnson was elected to Suffolk City Council in 2000. She represented the Sleepy Hole Borough for two terms and became Suffolk’s first female Mayor on July 5, 2006. Mayor Johnson made history once again when she became Suffolk’s first directly elected Mayor on January 5, 2009. She was re-elected as Mayor in 2012 and in 2016.
Mayor Johnson began her career in real estate in 1986. She is currently with Berkshire Hathaway Towne Realty and has been a member of the Board of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors since 1986. Mayor Johnson serves on the City Council’s Finance Committee, the City Council’s Education Committee, the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission, and is a past member of the Virginia Workforce Council. She is also the Chair of the Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization, and the former Chair of the Hampton Roads Military and Federal Facilities Alliance. She was appointed to Governor Terry McAuliffe’s Transition Council on Local Government. Mayor Johnson holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and Journalism from Westhampton College at the University of Richmond, with a minor in Sociology. In addition to all of her professional endeavors, Mayor Johnson is active in several community service organizations.