Charles W. Hartgrove
Charles W. Hartgrove is the Associate Director of the Virginia Institute of Government. He previously worked as a senior executive in Virginia local governments and state government for over twenty years. Charles served as the chief deputy commissioner of the Virginia Department of Taxation, deputy city manager of Lynchburg, and as the town manager of Ashland, Middleburg, and Gate City.
Mike Scheid is an Training Coordinator at the Virginia Institute of Government. He is passionate about public education and is a huge fan of the hit TV Show "Twin Peaks." He's been working at the Cooper Center for over five years.