Please welcome Billy Poarch, Executive Director of ACTS.
Billy has resided in Virginia his entire life moving from Suffolk to Richmond in 1978 to attend college
Received Bachelor of Science degree from E. Claiborne Robins School of Business Administration with concentrations in Marketing and Management, University of Richmond in 1982
Past employment experience includes hotel management, hotel supply sales, insurance sales, and business management.
Served during the Kaine administration in the Virginia Department of Social Services working primarily in the Community and Volunteer Service Division.
Helped start up a brand new nonprofit helping to acclimate ex offenders back into their families, communities and employment.
Appointed and currently serves as the first Executive Director of Area Congregations Together in Service (ACTS), an interfaith organization working to prevent homelessness in the Greater Richmond Area
Volunteer experience has included Museum District Association Board of Directors where he has served numerous roles from president to public relations chair and house tour chair overseeing 100 volunteers; ROSMY working on Marketing and Development Committee; and St. John’s United Church of Christ where he has served on Church Council as president and served on Finance Committee.... To view our latest newsletter, please click below.