LEADING BUSINESSES. LEADING COMMUNITIES.

Paul Erwin

Paul Erwin

Chatham Animal Clinic

Chair

Christine Baggerly

Christine Baggerly

First Piedmont Corporation

Chair-Elect

Alan Larson

Alan Larson

SOVAH Health

Vice-Chair

RJ Weaver

RJ Weaver

Virginia Bank & Trust

Treasurer

Bert Eades

Bert Eades

IKEA Industry

Immediate Past Chair

John Daniel

John Daniel

Daniel Builders LLC

Director

Kate Farmer

Kate Farmer

Blair Homes, LLC

Director

Janet Holley

Janet Holley

ERA - Holley & Gibson Realty Company

Director

Michael Jones

Michael Jones

Intertape Polymer Group

Director

Robin Jones

Robin Jones

Vintages by the Dan

Director

Shannon Knight

Shannon Knight

Centra

Director

Bruce Scism

Bruce Scism

Danville Community College

Director

John Settle

John Settle

American National Bank & Trust Company

Director

Mary Smith

Mary Smith

The Homeplace Vineyard

Director

Scott Waller

Scott Waller

BB&T Scott & Stringfellow

Director

Ashley Wolfe

Ashley Wolfe

Z-Train Fitness, LLC

Director

Tammy Wright-Warren

Tammy Wright-Warren

W&W Luxury Limousine Service

Director

Donna Ashworth

Donna Ashworth

Office Manager/Executive Assistant


A native of Hurt, Donna Ashworth joined the Chamber in June 2001. A Summa cum Laude graduate of Danville Community College, Donna earned an A.A.S. degree in Administrative Support Technology. Before joining the chamber and graduating DCC, Donna worked for 15 years at Bassett-Walker in Chatham.
Donna holds a certificate in Nonprofit Management from Duke University and in 2010 completed the Virginia Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives Institute. She also is a 2004 graduate of Leadership Southside.

Alexis Ehrhardt

Alexis Ehrhardt

President & CEO


Alexis Ehrhardt is the President & CEO of the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce, where her work focuses on serving the business community to make a stronger Dan River Region. Prior to that, she served as Executive Director of the Center for Community Engagement and Career Competitiveness at Averett University. Raised in the Washington, D.C., suburb of Rockville, MD, Alexis has lived in the region since 2000. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Emory University, a Master’s degree in Higher Education from the University of Virginia, and a doctorate in Leadership Studies from Lynchburg College.
Alexis enjoys serving on the Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission, the City of Danville’s Transportation Advisory Committee and the Dan River Region Health Collaborative. She is the current president of Riverview Rotary.

Allison Moore

Allison Moore

Business Services Manager


Allison Moore joined the Chamber in 2016. In her current role, she connects local employers with workforce development resources helpful to their advancement and growth. A native of Pittsylvania County, Allison lived and worked in the Roanoke area before moving back to the County in 2011. Her 20 years of marketing, communications and business experience span multiple sectors, including advanced manufacturing, print journalism, education and finance. Most recently, Allison served as the Director of Marketing and Communications for American National Bank and Trust Company. She is an alumna of the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (now the School of Media and Journalism) at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. An active member of Southside Virginia Society for Human Resource Management, Allison serves on several workforce-related advisory boards. She is passionate about contributing to the economic development of the Dan River Region.