VersAbility Resources Names Fenton Priest Director of Business Development
HAMPTON, Virginia – VersAbility Resources is pleased to announce it has welcomed retired U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Fenton Priest to its leadership team as its new Director of Business Development tasked with fostering relationships with business leaders in the community to grow job opportunities available for people with disabilities.
Support from businesses throughout the region VersAbility Resources serves – Hampton Roads, the Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck – help bolster the programs offered to provide early childhood support for individuals with disabilities, student services, day support, housing and employment.
Prior to joining VersAbility, after retiring from the military, Priest served as President of Priest Electronics, as a Senior Program Manager for SAIC, and most recently, as Vice President of Business Operations for Eggleston.
Priest earned his undergraduate degree in commerce and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Virginia. He went on to complete the Navy Senior Leaders Business Courses at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and participated in the CIVIC Leadership Institute.
Priest is a past president of the Tidewater Association of Service Contractors, and currently serves on the Tidewater Industry Government Council, the Military Economic Development Advisory Committee, and the Virginia Beach Board of Directors of the Hampton Roads Chamber.
Learn more about VersAbility Resources at versability.org.