Staff

The Downtown Norfolk Council is here to serve you. Please contact us with your comments and suggestions. 

Downtown Norfolk Council
223 East City Hall Ave, Suite 212
Norfolk, VA 23510-1700

Phone:
757-623-1757

Fax:
757-623-1756

Email:
dnc@downtownnorfolk.org

Our offices are located on the second floor of City Centre, adjacent to MacArthur Square. Our building also houses offices of Norfolk Southern, Java Surf Coffeehouse Cafe, Chartway Federal Credit Union and Morgan Real Estate Group.

Individual Staff Contacts

Administration

Mary Miller, President & CEO

Renee Faller, Director of Finance, Human Resources & Administration

Rachel McCall, Special Projects Manager

Susan Epley, Executive Administrative Assistant

Lisa Wilson, Finance Assistant

Marketing

Jessica Kliner, Director of Marketing and Communications

Noel Gramlich, Special Events Manager

Sam Black, Marketing Specialist

Kara Forbes, Marketing/Social Media Coordinator

Operations

Mike Devin, Director of Operations

Operations Supervisors

Earnest "EZ" Allen

Deborah Moyler

Dave Walker

​Operations Ambassador Corps

James Bailey, Clean Team Ambassador

Amos "AJ" Drummond, F.R.E.D. Supervisor

Dwaynald Gibbs, Flex Team Ambassador

Raleigh Ingram, Information Kiosk Supervisor

Maury Hardy, Clean Team Ambassador

Diquan Jenkins, Clean Team Ambassador

Khari Johnson, Flex Team Ambassador

Melvin Johnson, Clean Team Ambassador

Alicia Luke, Clean Team Ambassador

Keara Reese, Public Service Ambassador

Tori Thomas, Clean Team Ambassador

Bobby Turner, Flex Team Ambassador

Rudy Walker, Flex Team Ambassador

Travis Watford, Clean Team Ambassador

 

DNC Staff Accolades

Norfolk Travel & Tourism Week Recognition
Downtown Norfolk Council Receives Norfolk Travel & Tourism Week Most Spirited Small Business Award - 2013
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that the DNC Team was named the Norfolk Travel & Tourism Most Spirited Small Business of the Year for 2013.
         
PSA Lt. Dave Walker Named Norfolk's Travel & Tourism Public Service Ambassador of the Year - 2012 
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that Lt. Dave Walker, Public Service Ambassador, was named the Norfolk's Travel & Tourism Public Service Ambassador of the Year for 2012.

Downtown Norfolk Council Receives Norfolk Travel & Tourism Week Most Spirited Small Business Award - 2012
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that the DNC Team was named the Norfolk Travel & Tourism Most Spirited Small Business of the Year for 2012.
         
FTA Rudy Walker Named Norfolk's Travel & Tourism Hospitality Ambassador of the Year - 2011
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that Rudy Walker, Flex Team Ambassador, was named the Norfolk Travel & Tourism Hospitality Ambassador of the Year for 2011.

Downtown Norfolk Council Receives Norfolk Travel & Tourism Week Most Spirited Small Business Award - 2011
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that the DNC Team was named the Norfolk Travel & Tourism Most Spirited Small Business of the Year for 2011.
 
Downtown Norfolk Council Recognition
Employee of the Year

Recognizing that all of our employees work hard to support all of our initiatives and downtown community on many different levels, DNC has chosen to honor team members a little differently this year. Below are our first DNC Superlatives chosen by their co-workers:

DNC Superlatives - 2017

Most Influential Leader - Deborah Moyler Most Friendliest - Bobby Turner
Most Observant - Dave Walker Most Creative - Noel Gramlich
Most Thoughtful - Susan Epley Best Sense of Humor - Sam Black
Best Smile - Rudy Walker Most Dependable - Maury Hardy
Best Dressed - Operations - AJ Drummond Best Dressed Administrative - Rachel McCall


Employee of the Year - 2016

PSA Amos "AJ" Drummond Named DNC Employee of the Year 
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that Amos "AJ" Drummond, Public Service Ambassador was named the Downtown Norfolk Council Employee of the Year at the DNC Annual Meeting on June 15, 2016.

Employee of the Quarter

PSA Raleigh Ingram Named DNC Employee of the Quarter
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that Raleigh Ingram, Public Service Ambassador, was named the Downtown Norfolk Council Employee of the Quarter for July - September 2017.

FTA Rudy Walker Named DNC Employee of the Quarter
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that Rudy Walker, Flex Team Ambassador, was named the Downtown Norfolk Council Employee of the Quarter for April - June 2017.

PSA AJ Drummond Named DNC Employee of the Quarter
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that AJ Drummond, Public Service Ambassador, was named the Downtown Norfolk Council Employee of the Quarter for January - March 2017.

CTA Maury Hardy Named DNC Employee of the Quarter
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that Maury Hardy, Clean Team Ambassador, was named the Downtown Norfolk Council Employee of the Quarter for October - December 2016.

PSA Coty Mills Named DNC Employee of the Quarter
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that Coty Mills, Public Service Ambassador, was named the Downtown Norfolk Council Employee of the Quarter for July - September 2016.

Monthly Staff Recognitions

On October 13, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• James Bailey - 180 days
• AJ Drummond - 270 days
• Raleigh Ingram - 900 days

Years of Service:
• Sam Black, 2 years
• Keara Reese, 2 years
• Melvin Johnson, 3 years
• Lisa Wilson, 9 years
• Rudy Walker, 9 year​​​​s

On August 18, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• Travis Watford - 180 days
• Rudy Walker - 360 days
• Bobby Turner - 450 days
• Maury Hardy - 630 days

Years of Service:
• Maury Hardy, 2 years
• Rachel McCall, 3 years
• Noel Gramlich, 12 years
• Mary Miller, 13 year​​​​s

On July 14, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• James Bailey - 90 days
• Khari Johnson - 90 days
• AJ Drummond - 180 days
• Raleigh Ingram - 810 days

Years of Service:
• Susan Epley, 1 year
• Kara Forbes, 2 years
• Renee Faller, 17 year​​​​s

On May 12, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• Travis Watford - 90 days
• Rudy Walker - 270 days
• Bobby Turner - 360 days
• Maury Hardy - 540 days

Years of Service:
• Mike Devin, 5 years
• James Bailey, 9 years
• Linda Greene, 17 year​​​​s

On March 22, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• AJ Drummond - 90 days
• Dwayne Gibbs - 90 days
• Dave Walker - 180 days
• Deborah Moyler - 270 days
• Raleigh Ingram - 720 days

Years of Service:
• Bobby Turner, 1 year
• Travis Watford, 1 year
• Jessica Kliner, 4 years
• Raleigh Ingram, 10 years
• Deborah Moyler, 11 years
• Dave Walker, 18 year​​​​s

On February 10, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• Bobby Turner - 270 days
• Rudy Walker - 270 days
• Maury Hardy - 540 days

On January 13, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Coty Mills, 1 year

Perfect Attendance:
• Tori Thomas - 90 days

On December 16, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Earnest "Eazy" Allen, 1 year
• Alisha Luke, 1 year

Perfect Attendance:
• Dave Walker - 90 days
• Deborah Moyler - 180 days
• Linda Greene - 540 days
• Raleigh Ingram - 630 days

On November 11, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Tori Thomas, 9 years

Perfect Attendance:
• Bobby Turner - 180 days
• Rudy Walker - 180 days
• Travis Watford - 180 days
• James Bailey - 360 days
• Maury Hardy - 450 days

On October 14, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Rudy Walker, 8 years
• Melvin Johnson, 2 years

On September 23, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Lisa Wilson, 8 years
• Sam Black, 1 year
• Keara Reese, 1 year

Perfect Attendance:
• Raleigh Ingram - 540 days
• Linda Greene - 450 days
• AJ Drummond - 180 days
• Deborah Moyler - 90 days

On August 12, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Mary Miller, 12 years
• Noel Gramlich, 11 years
• Rachel McCall, 2 years
• Maury Hardy, 1 year

Perfect Attendance:
• Bobby Turner - 90 days
• Rudy Walker - 90 days
• Travis Watford - 90 days
• James Bailey - 270 days
​• Maury Hardy - 360 days

On July 8, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Renee Faller, 16 years
• Kara Forbes, 1 year

Perfect Attendance:
• AJ Drummond - 90 days
• Linda Greene - 360 days
​• Raleigh Ingram - 450 days

On May 13, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Linda Greene, 16 years
• James Bailey, 8 years
• Mike Devin, 4 years

Perfect Attendance:
• James Bailey - 180 days
• Maury Hardy - 270 days

On April 8, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Dave Walker – 16 years
• Jessica Kliner – 3 years

On March 11, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Deborah Moyler – 10 years
• Raleigh Ingram – 9 years
• AJ Drummond – 8 years

Perfect Attendance:
February:
• James Bailey – 90 days
• Dave Walker – 90 days
• Rudy Walker – 90 days​
• AJ Drummond – 180 days
• Linda Greene – 180 days
• Maury Hardy – 180 days​

March:
• Keara Reese – 180 days
• Linda Greene – 270 days
• Raleigh Ingram – 360 days​

On December 11, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Stephon Barcliff – 4 years

Perfect Attendance:
• Raleigh Ingram – 270 days
• Valerie Kenny – 270 days
• Keara Reese – 90 days

On November 13, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Tori Thomas – 8 years

Perfect Attendance:
• AJ Drummond – 90 days
• Maury Hardy – 90 days
• Rudy Walker – 90 days

On October 9, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Years of Service:
• Rudy Walker – 7 years
• Melvin Johnson – 1 year

On September 11, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• Raleigh Ingram – 180 days
• Valerie Kenny – 180 days
• Linda Greene – 90 days

Years of Service:
• Valerie Kenny – 15 years
• Lisa Wilson – 7 years

On August 14, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• AJ Drummond - 90 days for a total of 1170 days

Years of Service:
• Renee Faller – 15 years
• Mary Miller – 11 years
• Noel Gramlich – 10 years
• Michael Anderson – 8 years
• Keyonte Neville – 2 years
• Blanche McCreary – 1 year
• Rachel McCall – 1 year

On June 12, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• Raleigh Ingram - 90 days
• Valerie Kenny - 90 days
• Dave Walker - 90 days
• Rudy Walker - 180 days for a total of 1980 days

Years of Service:
• Linda Greene - 15 years
• James Bailey - 7 years
• Terri Boone - 5 years
• Mike Devin - 3 years

On April 28, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• James Bailey - 90 days with a total of 450 days
• AJ Drummond - 360 days with a total of 3 years

Years of Service:
• Dave Walker - 16 years
• Jessica Kliner - 2 years

On March 24, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• Deborah Moyler - 180 days

Years of Service:
• Deborah Moyler - 9 years
• Raleigh Ingram - 8 years
• AJ Drummond - 7 years

On February 24, the following DNC employees were recognized:

Perfect Attendance:
• Rudy Walker - 90 days with a total of 1890 days 
• Linda Greene - 270 days with a total of 2070 days 

On January 27, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• Dave Walker - 90 days 
• Deborah Moyler - 90 days 
• Raleigh Ingram - 180 days 
• James Bailey - 360 days 
• AJ Drummond - 270 days with a total of 990 days 
• Valerie Kenny - 180 days with a total of 2700 days

 

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