Richmond, VA – ChamberRVA mourns the sudden loss of Tom Farrell, former chairman, president, and chief executive of Dominion Energy. Mr. Farrell’s dedication to the Richmond region was legendary. He contributed his time, wisdom, and leadership to move the region forward. He led quietly but powerfully by example, with his passion for the community always evident. He demonstrated the best in philanthropic, civic, and corporate leadership in Virginia. Tom Farrell epitomized servant leadership.
ChamberRVA Chairman Mark Hourigan said, “We have all spent time over the past few days trying to rationalize this terrible loss. It is both shocking and heartbreaking. Tom Farrell was a great community leader who cared deeply about our region and worked tirelessly making it better. We lost a great friend far too early, but his impact will be felt for generations.”
Brian Anderson, president and CEO of ChamberRVA, said, “This is a tremendous loss in so many ways. We are keeping his family, his colleagues at Dominion Energy, and his many friends in the Richmond region in our thoughts today.”