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James Pritchett, LCSW NRVCS Executive Director

James Pritchett was named Executive Director of NRVCS on March 1, 2017.

Mr. Pritchett has been employed by NRVCS since 2006, having previously served as Director of the agency’s Crisis & Family Services Unit. He earned his undergraduate degree from Wingate University and a Masters of Social Work degree from Radford University. A resident of the New River Valley since 1999, Pritchett has vast professional experience in both direct service and program management in the public and private sector.

Aside from being a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Pritchett is also a Certified Prevention Professional and holds a certification in Critical Incident Stress Management.

Pritchett and his wife, Julie, currently reside in Floyd County. Their adult daughter, Sarah, lives in Arizona.