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City Council Member Vitale
Susan R. Vitale
306 Cedar Road
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Councilwoman Susan Vitale took office on July 1, 2018. She has nearly 30 years of expertise in executive leadership, strategic planning, program management, and organization transformations.
Upon graduation from college, Susan received her commission in the United States Navy and received orders to South Hampton Roads. She served numerous tours of duty as an intelligence officer, both at sea and ashore, while based in Northern and Coastal Virginia. Visiting over 25 countries during her career, Susan retired after 26 years of Naval Service, choosing Chesapeake as her permanent home.
Susan joined Microsoft Corporation in 2015 and is responsible for an Enterprise Services business supporting Federal Government agencies that include the US Senate, the US House of Representatives, and the US Supreme Court, and international organizations such as the United Nations, the World Bank, and the International Monetary Fund.
Susan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York and a Master of Business Administration degree in Management from Touro University International. Her daughter is an elementary student in Chesapeake Public Schools.
- Active member of Hickory United Methodist Church
- Life member of Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
- Member Naval Intelligence Professionals
- Member of Central Chesapeake Republican Women’s Club
Regional Liaison Assignments
- Hampton Roads Regional Broadband Initiative 2018 – present
Term expires: June 30, 2022