Meet The Interim Town Manager
Dr. C. Scott Davis has been serving as the Interim Town Manager since the end of August 2019. He joined the Farmville team in October 2017 as the Assistant Town Manager. Scott has 19 years of diverse experience in local government and higher education. He began his career as a police officer with the City of Colonial Heights, Virginia. Since this time, he has served as Chief of Police and Director of Advancement and Alumni Relations at Richard Bland College of William and Mary, and served on the Colonial Heights City Council from January 2007 to January 2015 during which time was elected by the Council as Mayor in 2009, 2011, and 2013. Before coming to Farmville, he served as the Director of Planning and Community Development in Colonial Heights. Scott has also served, during his time off, as an adjunct instructor for the Masters of Public Administration program in the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University.
While having a diverse work experience, Scott is active in the community by being a member of the Farmville Lions Club, a board member of Centra Southside Community Hospital, and can be seen at events in town. He has previously served on the Virginia Commission on Civics Education, Virginia’s Gateway Region Board of Directors, Colonial Heights Planning Commission, VML Finance Policy Committee, VML Community and Economic Development Policy Committee, Chairman of the John Randolph Medical Center Board of Trustees, and as a member of the John Tyler Community College Board.
Scott is professionally connected as an active member of the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) and the Virginia Local Government Management Association (VLGMA).
Scott has an Associate of Science Degree from Richard Bland College, a Bachelor of Science Degree in Real Estate and Urban Land Development and a Master of Public Administration Degree from Virginia Commonwealth University, and a Doctor of Law and Policy Degree from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts.
Scott and his wife Suzanne have two children, Reagan and Nathan.
P. O. Drawer 368
Farmville, VA 23901