Maddy Named Chairman Of Concord University Foundation Board

For Immediate Release: 
Jul 19 2012

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University
Office of Advancement
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304) 384-6312,


ATHENS, W.Va. – Doug Maddy of Scarbro, W.Va. has been appointed Chairman of the Concord University Foundation Board of Directors. His two-year term began on July 1, 2012. He has served on the CU Foundation Board of Directors since 2005.

Maddy received a bachelor’s degree from Concord in 1969 and a master’s degree from Marshall University. He served in U.S. Navy from 1969 to 1973.

He worked for the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce for 13 years. While he was employed with the chamber, the world famous Bridge Day Festival began.

Maddy served as an Economic Development Representative under Governor Gaston Caperton from 1989 to 1991 in what is now known as the West Virginia Development Office. He was CEO of the West Virginia Banker’s Association from 1995-2005. Maddy is currently CEO of the Southern West Virginia Convention and Visitors Bureau, a position he has held since 2005.


Concord University photo by Sarah Dalton

Doug Maddy of Scarbro, W.Va., right, is the newly appointed Chairman of the Concord University Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors. He is joined at a recent board meeting on CU’s Athens campus by Concord University President Gregory Aloia.