From the beginning, our Board of Directors have been the guiding force behind the tournament and its commitment to charitable giving; Deirdre and Paula have been the “feet on the ground” that make the Board’s vision come to life. We’re all here to make your experience as a participant or sponsor as enjoyable as possible. If you need help with any of the following, don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Tournament Questions

Tournament Format, Rules and Dockage

Paula Davis
mobile 757.652.8409
fax 757.428.5935

Sponsorship, Tournament Program and Media

Deirdre Bell Loftin
mobile 757.287.4932

Registration, Anglers and Payments

Julia Brakhage
mobile 910.264.3947

During the Tournament

Sponsors and Vendors

Contact Deirdre if you need help with:

  • Locating your Booth Space
  • Hanging Banners
  • Moving Heavy Objects
  • Security
  • Event Tickets
  • Parking

Contact Paula if you need help with:

  • Tents, Tables or Chairs
  • Table Linens
  • Electrical (lights & power)

VBBT Staff and Board of Directors

VBBT Staff and Board of Directors
  • Mike Atkinson Chairman
  • Charles Barker
  • Jim Bayne
  • Jud Black
  • Deirdre Bell Loftin
    Marketing Director
  • Dan Clarkson
  • Ryan Cool
  • Paula Davis
    Tournament Director
  • Dennis Deans
  • Earle Hall
  • Kelsea Hall
  • Chris Perry
  • Wayne Sawyer In Memoriam
  • Mike Standing
  • Bob Stanton In Memoriam
  • Brad Wachowiak
  • Bobby Whelan
  • Maggie Whittemore