Frederick N. Elofson, CPA, Chair

Frederick N. ElofsonMr. Elofson, a member of the Commission since July 1, 2006, is a Certified Public Accountant and retired senior partner in Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP, in Newport News. He earned a bachelor's degree in accounting from West Virginia University and has nearly 40 years of accounting experience. A former chairman of the board and treasurer of the Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, Mr. Elofson remains active in numerous professional and civic organizations. He is a past treasurer and board member of the Schooner Virginia Project, a past president of the Peninsula Estate Planning Council, Treasurer and Sunday School teacher at First Baptist Church Newport News, member of the Committee on Investments City of Newport News Retirement Fund, Past President and Asst Treasurer of local Rotary club, a current board member of Riverside Lifelong Health & Aging and has been honored as a Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of the Year. Mr. Elofson resides in the City of Newport News.

First Term: 06/08/06 – 06/30/10
Second Term: 06/08/10 – 06/07/14
Third Term: 06/08/14 – 06/07/18
Fourth Term: 06/08/18 – 06/07/22

Commission Chair: 2016 to present
Commission Vice-Chair: 2012-2016
Finance Committee Member: 2007-2016
Operations and Nominations Committee Member: 2008, 2010

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