Local Business Association Represents Small, Locally-Owned Businesses In Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, VA — The Del Ray Business Association elected Sue Kovalsky president of the business group representing small, independent, and locally-owned businesses in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria.
“I am humbled and honored to be able to represent the many businesses of Del Ray and this vibrant community that I love so much,” said Kovalsky. “I look forward to serving the Del Ray area and participating in its continued growth and blossoming potential.”
Kovalsky, a realtor with McEnearney Associates and the Jen Walker Team, has served on the DRBA board since 2010; most recently as Vice President. She has been an active member of the events committee and received the Business Star Award from the Del Ray Business Association in 2016 for her community involvement and service.
During her term as president, Kovalsky plans to use her business background to streamline the association’s current processes. “While preserving the heart and soul of our organization, I will promote an open organization where we can work smarter and more effectively market our events to our current audience as well as a broader local audience,” said Kovalsky. Kovalsky and her wife, along with their four pets, live in Del Ray.
Also appointed to complete the terms of three recently vacated board positions are Maureen Clyne of @home real estate, Matthew Gillette of National Community Church, and Daniel Mallon of Friends of Guest House.
The Del Ray Business Association represents the independently-owned restaurants, retailers, and businesses in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria; DRBA also hosts community events, including First Thursdays, Taste of Del Ray, Well Ray, The Del Ray Music Festival, The Del Ray Halloween Parade, The Alexandria Turkey Trot, and more. For more information, visit www.visitdelray.com.