Board of Supervisors

 

Information

Smyth County is governed by a board of supervisors whose members are elected from each of the seven magisterial districts in the county. The Board of Supervisors is responsible for approving the county budget, setting tax rates, and hiring a county administrator who oversees the day-to-day operations of the County. The County Administrator is the primary contact for the Board of Supervisors.

The Board of Supervisors meeting room is located on the first floor of the Smyth County Office Building, at 121 Bagley Circle, Suite 100, Marion, VA.
The office building is located on the grounds of Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute near Exit 45 of Interstate 81.mapGoogle Map
Office hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The Board of Supervisors meets the second Tuesday of every month. Please see the meeting schedule listed below for dates and times of the scheduled meetings.  All meetings are held in the Board of Supervisors meeting room.

Board members

Saltville District- Roscoe D. Call 
Election District 1-01
Term ends Dec. 31, 2021
688 Upper Poore Valley Road
Saltville, VA  24370
Email:  rcall@smythcounty.org
Phone:  276-496-4545

North Fork District-Charles P. Stevenson (Phil)
Election District 2-01
Term ends Dec. 31, 2024
1154 Long Hollow Road
Saltville, VA  24370
Email:  cpstevenson@smythcounty.org  
Phone:  276-780-1624

Chilhowie District-Mike Sturgill
Election District 3-01
Term ends:  Dec. 31, 2021
664 Colecrest Drive
Chilhowie, VA  24319
Email:  msturgill@smythcounty.org
Phone: 276-783-8865 x2232



Park District-Kristopher S. Ratliff, DPh
Election District 4-01
Term ends Dec. 31, 2024
344 West Main Street
Marion, VA  24354
Email:  kratliff@smythcounty.org 
Phone:  276-685-4181

Atkins District-Charles E. Atkins,
Chair

Election District 5-01
Term ends Dec. 31, 2024
6235 Lee Hwy.
Atkins, VA 24311
Email:  catkins@smythcounty.org
Phone:  276-783-6100

Royal Oak District-Judy Wyant
Election District 6-01
Term ends Dec. 31, 2021
1494 Scratch Gravel Road
Marion, VA  24354
Email:  jwyant@smythcounty.org
Phone:  276-783-5593

Rye Valley District-Lori H. Deel,
Vice-Chair

Election District 7-01
Term ends  December 31, 2024
1606 South Fork Road
Marion, VA  24354
Email:  ldeel@smythcounty.org
Phone:  276-780-2702

meeting schedule

 *Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month, with the exception of November's meeting, and the fourth Thursday of each month at 5:00 p.m.

Dates & Time:

January 12, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
February 9, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
March 9, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
March 25, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.
April 13, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
April 22, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.
May 11, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
May 27, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.
June 8, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
June 24, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
July 13, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
July 22, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
August 10, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
August 26, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
September 14, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
September 23, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
October 12, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
October 28, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
November 10, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
December 14, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

Contact for Board:

Shawn Utt
County Administrator
121 Bagley Circle, Suite 100
Marion, VA 24354
Phone: (276)783-3298
Email:  sutt@smythcounty.org

committees

Animal Control Committee
Appointment Committee
Budget Committee
Building & Grounds Committee
Broadband/Telecomm. Committee
Economic & Ind. Reg. Dev. Committee
Insurance Committee
Ordinance Committee
Personnel Committee
Public Safety Committee
Solid Waste Committee
Surplus Property Committee
Water & Sewer Committee
 
For more information please contact:
Lisa Richardson:
 
lrichardson@smythcounty.org

 

resources

Agendas, Minutes & Videos

Budget
Comprehensive Plan 2014
County Observed Holidays
Drought Response/Contingency Plan
Identity Theft Prevention Program
Information Directory
Procedures for Small Purchases
Rules of Procedures