Board of Supervisors


A prosperous and vibrant community rich with history and opportunity where the citizens and their rights and freedoms are protected.


To provide high-quality services in an efficient, effective and accountable manner.


Goochland County Administration Building
1800 Sandy Hook Road
Board Meeting Room Room 250
Goochland, VA 23063

Regular Meetings will be held here and start at 2PM, unless otherwise noted. Public Hearings, if any, will be held at 6 pm. Audio amplification headphones are available upon request.

More than two members of the Board may attend community meetings about land use applications or Planning Commission meetings; if so, the meeting will be considered a special Board meeting to discuss the application(s), but no votes or action will be taken by the Board.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.  Meetings and Agendas by Calendar Year

Have a comment regarding an item on the Board of Supervisors' Agenda: Email to  BOSCOMMENT@GOOCHLANDVA.US 

The Goochland County Board of Supervisors invites qualified voters in Election District 4 to express their interest in filling the interim role as Board member for Election District 4.

Qualified voters in Election District 4 can do so by completing the application available on the County’s website at: All individuals seeking consideration are invited to submit their application by 5:00 p.m. Monday, October 17, 2022.

To be eligible, individuals must reside within the District 4 boundaries adopted after the 2021 redistricting.  The Official Goochland County Electoral Map 2022 for District 4 can be found by clicking here.  Individuals can also find their address, Electoral Voting District, Precinct and Polling Place in Goochland County's interactive full screen Electoral Map Viewer web application by clicking here.

The Board of Supervisors will be making this appointment at its meeting on November 1, 2022. The person appointed shall exercise all powers of the office and shall serve until the qualified voters elect a representative through General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2023, and the elected candidate has qualified.

The Board of Supervisors is the governing body that oversees the operation of county government and has legislative, executive, and quasi-judicial powers that implement and, as necessary, refine the local application of state law and public policy. The Board of Supervisors collectively is responsible for the adoption of an annual budget outlining the expenditures of all branches of the County on a fiscal-year basis, capital improvement plans, county policies, programs and projects for transportation, the environment, land use, health care, human services, housing, economic development and many other services that directly impact all county residents and businesses, approve or reject land use proposals, and make appointments to various authorities and commissions that serve county residents and businesses. The Board also appoints the County Administrator and County Attorney to provide professional oversight to day-to-day county operations.

The Board of Supervisors meets a minimum of one time monthly; additionally, Board members participate in countless committee, constituent, and other related functions.

A copy of this public announcement is available at the Quick Links below and by clicking here.


Susan F Lascolette

District 1


P.O. Box 3
Hadensville, VA 23067
Phone: 804-338-3843
Text: 804-774-5809
Email Susan Lascolette
Voting History

Neil Spoonhower, Chair
District 2


2986 Willow Trace Lane
Sandy Hook, VA 23153
Phone: 804-316-5584
Email Neil Spoonhower
Voting History

John Lumpkins, Jr

District 3


3282 Bayberry Lane
 Goochland VA 23063

Phone: 804-517-9511
 Text: 804-570-1133
Email John Lumpkins, Jr.
Voting History

Don Sharpe, Vice-Chair
District 4

Don Sharpe - 2021

1498 Old Oaks Lane
Crozier, VA 23039
Phone: 804-570-1131
Email Don Sharpe
Voting History 

Ken Peterson
District 5

Ken Peterson 2

P.O. Box 54
Manakin Sabot, VA 23103
Phone: 804-784-2669
Email Ken Peterson
Voting History