Mr. David Hudgins
C. David Hudgins is Director of Member and External Relations for Old Dominion Electric Cooperative
(ODEC), Glen Allen, Virginia.
Old Dominion is an a generation and transmission cooperative that supplies the electricity needs of twelve
member electric distribution cooperatives that serve over 500,000 consumers in Virginia, Delaware and Maryland.
Prior to joining Old Dominion in 1996, Hudgins served as the Director of Economic Development for
Spotsylvania County, Virginia from 1991-1996. He began his career in manufacturing with E.I. DuPont de
Nemours & Company where he held various positions.
Hudgins has served on a wide range of educational, civic and community organizations, including the
Metropolitan Richmond Economic Development Council, the Richmond chapter of the American Red Cross, the
Henrico County Industrial Development Authority, the Henrico East Business Council, the Greater Richmond
Chamber of Commerce, the Economic Development Committee of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce and the
Virginia General Assembly's Joint Committee on Technology and Science.
Most recently, Hudgins was instrumental in the conception and establishment of the Mid-Atlantic Broadband
Cooperative and serves as vice-chairman of the Cooperative's board of directors. He appointed Dr. Inge to the
cooperative during its inception and together they served as founding board members. Today, the cooperative is
a $106 million company with 800 miles of fiber, which it installed as part of an economic transformation effort.
A native of Gwynns Island, Mathews County, Virginia, Hudgins earned a Bachelor of Science degree in
Business Administration and Management at Virginia Commonwealth University. He is married and the father of
three children and resides in Henrico County, Virginia.