Board of Supervisors

Mathews County Government

Mathews County is governed by a publicly elected five-member Board of Supervisors who serve four year staggered terms. The Board meets in the historic courthouse on the fourth Tuesday of each month staggering times between 1 pm and 6 pm. Daily operations of the county are handled by an appointed County Administrator. The County has adopted a comprehensive plan and zoning and subdivision ordinances.

Board of Supervisors From Left: Jackie Ingram; Melissa Mason; Paul Hudgins; Michael Rowe; Amy Dubois

Mathews County Board of Supervisors
 From top left: Supervisor Jackie Ingram; Vice-Chair Melissa Mason; Supervisor Paul Hudgins; Chair Michael Rowe; Supervisor Amy Dubois

Meetings

  • Staggering times between 1 pm and 6 pm
  • The fourth Tuesday each month except for the months of November and December when the meetings may be moved due to the holiday schedule
  • Please check the Meetings page or Calendar for correct meeting dates and times.

Members

The County’s Board of Supervisors includes five members elected at large who serve four year staggered terms.

Melissa Mason

Vice Chair

Melissa Mason

Melissa Mason Contact & Biography

Paul Hudgins

Supervisor

Paul Hudgins

Paul Hudgins Contact & Biography

Jackie Ingram

Supervisor

Jackie Ingram

Jackie Ingram Contact & Biography

Amy Dubois

Supervisor

Amy Dubois

Amy Dubois Contact & Biography

Mission Statement

The government of Mathews County exists to provide the citizens of the county with services which will address their individual and collective needs both for the present and the future. In partnership with the citizens, the government of Mathews County pledges a civic stewardship that is fiscally accountable, socially responsible and worthy of citizen trust.

Privacy Notice

Under Virginia Law, all information, including email, written letters, documents and phone messages, sent to the Mathews County Board of Supervisors is subject to Freedom of Information Act law. This includes the sender’s email address, home address or phone number if shown in the message, the content of the message and any associated attachments to the mail.

Lobbying Statement

The County of Mathews does not contract with any lobbyist or lobbying firm. The elected Board of Supervisors and appointed County Administrator perform all lobbying activities on behalf of the citizens of Mathews, as needed. One member of the Board is appointed as the Legislative Liaison to the Virginia Association of Counties each year. 

The Board also pays membership dues to the Virginia Association of Counties and Virginia Municipal League, both of which also perform lobbying activities.

Board of Supervisors Retreat