Welcome to the Virginia Economic Development Partnership GIS Site

The GIS Team of VEDP's Research Department creates high quality cartographic products, conducts sophisticated geospatial analyses, develops geo web applications, and maintains relevant spatial data layers in order to further the Partnership's mission:

To enhance the quality of life and raise the standard of living for all Virginians, in collaboration with Virginia communities, through aggressive business recruitment, expansion assistance, and trade development, thereby expanding the tax base and creating higher-income employment opportunities.

GIS Staff

  • Sunny Sanders
    GIS Manager
    ssandersblah@yesvirginiaHideMe.org
    804-545-5688
  • Mary Davis
    Chief Cartographer
    madavisblah@yesvirginiaHideMe.org
    804-545-5686
  • Beth Manghi
    GIS Application Developer
    bmanghiblah@yesvirginiaHideMe.org
    804-545-5687
  • Chris Brown
    GIS Technician
    chbrownblah@yesvirginiaHideMe.org
    804-545-5685
  • Allison Smith
    GIS Technician
    asmithblah@yesvirginiaHideMe.org
    804-545-5689

Contact Information

        One James Center
        901 E. Cary Street, Suite 900
        Richmond, Virginia 23219
        (804) 545-5600


System Architecture

  • ArcGIS Desktop 10.4 - ArcInfo, ArcView
  • ArcSDE 10.2
  • ArcGIS Server 10.4
  • ArcGIS Extensions- Network Analyst, 3-D Analyst, Spatial Analyst, Business Analyst
  • ESRI Developer Network
  • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Acrobat
  • HP Designjet z6100ps (42 inch)