New Alexandria Chamber board chair announced

Dak Hardwick and incoming chair Virginia "Gin" Kinneman at the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce's annual meeting (Photo courtesy Alexandria Chamber of Commerce)

The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce has announced the incoming chair of its board of directors.

The Chamber announced at its annual meeting on Dec. 5 that Virginia “Gin” Kinneman will serve as chair in 2018.

Kinneman is the founder and owner of Kinneman Insurance, which has offices in Alexandria and McLean and has been in operation for 20 years. She has been involved in the Chamber’s inner workings for multiple years, acting as leader of the Alexandria Chamber’s Professional Women’s Network and the Chamber’s Membership Committee. 

She will be officially welcomed as the incoming chair on Jan. 18 at the Chamber’s Chairman’s Reception, which will be held at Alexandria Renew Enterprises. 

The Chamber’s annual meeting also featured a keynote speech from prominent Old Town developers Asana Partners, which purchased 21 storefronts in Old Town over the past year.