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Human Resources
Mission Statement

The Department of Human Resources attracts, develops, and retains diverse and exceptional employees committed to supporting our vibrant and resilient coastal community.


The Department of Human Resources ensures that residents have a diverse, engaged, and high-performing workforce that is committed to the delivery of quality service. This is accomplished through implementation of:
  • Employee lifecycle programs and services
  • Contemporary employee selection strategies
  • Total rewards best practices
  • Employee engagement programs
  • Superior training and development opportunities
  • A healthy and safe work environment
  • Comprehensive performance management, regulatory compliance, and advisory services

Contact Us
Marva Smith
Marva Smith 

Director of Human Resources


810 Union St. - First Floor
Norfolk, VA 23510
Ph: 757-664-4486

Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.