David Conmy serves as the Deputy County Administrator and Economic Development Director for Sussex County as of January 2022. Prior to joining Sussex County, he worked for the Commission on Local Government at the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) for eight years. Before that, David was a County Planner for the County of Henrico for nearly seven years. He is an inaugural member of BHCyp (BHC’s Young Professionals’ Board), a founding member of the Church Hill Central Civic Association, and a member of the Policy Advisory Committee for Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME) of Virginia.
David holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in urban and environmental planning from the University of Virginia School of Architecture. He enjoys spending time with his husband, Justin, and their dog in the Church Hill neighborhood in Richmond, where they have lived for more than 15 years.