The Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority’s office is located at 527 East Main Street in the Russell Regional Business Technology Park in Lebanon, Virginia.
Jonathan S. Belcher
Executive Director/General Counsel
Economic Development Specialist
VCEDA staff, from left, Mitzi White, Office Manager; Jean Jordan, Funds Administrator; Jonathan Belcher, Executive Director/General Counsel; Marketta Horton, Economic Development Specialist; and Susan Copeland, Marketing Coordinator.
Mary Rae Carter
Cathy St. Clair
Southwest Virginia's e-Region is marketed by the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority - VCEDA - a regional economic development organization created by Virginia's General Assembly in 1988 to enhance and diversify the economic base of the seven-county, one-city, coal-producing region in southwestern Virginia. Since its creation, VCEDA has helped create more than 20,000 jobs.