Harrison Moody is a lifelong resident of Dinwiddie County. After graduating from Dinwiddie County Public Schools, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Dairy Science from Virginia Tech. He maintains a variety of certifications through Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation and North Carolina State University. Moody has also taken Post-Graduate Business courses through Virginia Commonwealth University.
Prior to his election to the Board of Supervisors, Harrison Moody served on the Dinwiddie County Planning Commission and Farm Bureau Board of Directors. In 1987 he was elected to the Board of Supervisors and has enjoyed uninterrupted service in this capacity since that date. In the midst of his seventh term, Mr. Moody is the longest serving Board member on record for Dinwiddie County.
Mr. Moody has served in various Virginia Association of Counties (VACo) committees and subcommittees, and served as President of VACo in 2014. He has served as a member of the Rural Caucus Committee of the National Association of Counties (NACo) and served as Chair of the NACo Ag and Rural Affairs Committee as well as its Food Safety Subcommittee. He served on the Virginia Tobacco Commission, and currently serves on the Virginia Soybean Board and Dinwiddie County Extension Leadership Council.
In his free time, Mr. Moody enjoys spending time on the farm with his wife, children and grandchildren