Tessa White

The West Virginia Bar Association Announces New Executive Director

The West Virginia Bar Association’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Tessa White as the organization’s Executive Director. She replaces Pryce Haynes, who was the organization’s Executive Director for 18 years. The WVBA is the voluntary non-profit membership association for West Virginia’s legal profession, including attorneys, judges, legal assistants, law students, and other individuals associated with the legal community.

Richard E.Ford, Jr., President of The West Virginia Bar Association commented, “We are delighted to find someone with Tessa’s broad skill set. She brings a solid financial background, diverse professional experience, and excellent networking abilities. She was the search committee’s unanimous choice from a strong field of candidates.”