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.