Staff

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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 Copley
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

Anthony Houchin, Public Service 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 Observant - Dave Walker
Most Thoughtful - Susan Epley
Best Smile - Rudy Walker
Best Dressed - Operations - AJ Drummond
Best Dressed - Administrative - Rachel McCall
Most Friendly - Bobby Turner
Most Creative - Noel Gramlich
Best Sense of Humor - Sam Black
Most Dependable - Maury Hardy


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 - fy18

FTA Bobby Turner Named DNC Employee of the Quarter
The Downtown Norfolk Council (DNC) is pleased to announce that Bobby Turner, Flex Team Ambassador, was named the Downtown Norfolk Council Employee of the Quarter for October - December 2017.

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.

Monthly Staff Recognitions

On April 13, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• James Bailey - 90 days
• Keara Reese - 90 days
• Travis Watford - 180 days

Years of Service:
• Bobby Turner, 2 years
• Jessica Kliner, 5 years
• Dave Walker, 19 years

On March 16, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• AJ Drummond - 450 days
• Raleigh Ingram - 1080 days

Years of Service:
• Travis Watford, 2 years
• AJ Drummond, 10 years
• Raleigh Ingram, 11 years
• Deborah Moyler, 12 years

On February 9, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• Anthony Houchin - 90 days
• Deborah Moyler - 180 days
• Rudy Walker - 540 days
• Bobby Turner - 630 days
• Maury Hardy - 810 days

Years of Service:
• Khari "KJ" Johnson, 1 year

On January 12, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• Earnest "EZ" Allen - 90 days

On December 16, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• Khari "KJ" Johnson - 90 days
• AJ Drummond - 360 days
• Raleigh Ingram - 990 days

Years of Service:
• Earnest "EZ" Allen, 2 years
• Alisha Luke, 2 years

On November 10, the following DNC employees were recognized:
Perfect Attendance:
• Dwayne Gibbs - 90 days
• Deborah Moyler - 90 days
• Rudy Walker - 360 days
• Bobby Turner - 450 days
• Maury Hardy - 630 days

Years of Service:
• Dwayne Gibbs, 1 year
• Tori Thomas, 10 years

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
• Rudy Walker, 9 year​​​​s
• Lisa Wilson, 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

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