Mayor Wood is passionate about making the town of Dumfries a prosperous destination where people live, work, and play.
Trusted and respected leader, Mayor Derrick Wood is an entrepreneur, civic leader and veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. Prior to serving as mayor of the Town of Dumfries, Mayor Wood served on Town Council for 6 years and currently serves on a number of boards and commissions throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. Known throughout the region for his smart growth approach to developing the Town of Dumfries, Mayor Wood has led historic investments in infrastructure and business development.
As he seeks re-election, Mayor Wood is looking to continue his strategic plan for the Town of Dumfries which includes $130 Million dollar transportation projects, affordable housing and well paying jobs. Mayor Wood is just getting started.
We have only come this far because of your support. With your help, we can continue to put the town of Dumfries on the map and allow people to rediscover the rich history and bright future of the town that is so important to each and every one of us. Please consider making a donation to our campaign
Derrick is committed to community issues effecting our youth and enhancing citizens participation by creating improved communication as we help people rediscover Dumfries.
“I believe Dumfries has unlimited potential and you want the right person to challenge the current ideas and bring a fresh perspective for moving Dumfries into the future.”