About Region 6

Region 6, also known as the Mary Ball Washington Regional Council, consists of the city of Fredericksburg; and the counties of Caroline, Essex, Gloucester, King and Queen, King George, King William, Lancaster, Mathews, Middlesex, Northumberland, Richmond, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Westmoreland.

The George Washington Regional Commission serves as Region 6’s support organization. The support organization will provide fiduciary oversight and administrative services for activities related to GO Virginia in Region 6.

Region 6 At-A-Glance

Total Population
Total Employment
Unemployment Rate
Per Capita Income

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities
Education and Health Services
Local Government

Largest Employer Sectors

Council Members

William Beale, Chair
Carlton Revere, Vice Chair
Wally Beauchamp
Lou Belcher
Mike Broz
Elizabeth Crowther
Bruce Davis
Kent Farmer
Darryl Fisher
Jeron Hayes
Lisa Hull
Mike Jenkins
Kim McClellan
Leslye McDade Morrison
Troy Paino
Deirdre Powell-White
Anne Richardson
Bryan Taliaferro
John Wells

Regional Resources

Recent News

Government Technology Magazine
December 27, 2017
Northern Neck News
July 5, 2017

Upcoming Events

Feb 12
11:00 am
Bowling Green, VA
Mar 12
11:00 am


Kate Gibson
Senior Planner

Notice: The Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) is the state agency responsible for administering the GO Virginia program. Any documents supplied on this page are sourced directly from DHCD. Please forward any administrative questions to DHCD.