Ted Costin joined VDEM in 2005 and currently serves as the director of Regional Support, West Division.
Positions and Accomplishments
- Director of VDEM’s Preparedness, Training and Exercises Division.
- Assistant county administrator, Greensville County, Va.
- Planning director, Greensville County, Va.
- Town manager, Elkton, Va.
- Planning director, Mathews, Va.
- Planning technician, Chesterfield County, Va.
- Zoning inspector, Chesterfield County, Va.
- Bachelor’s degree in political science and English from the University of Richmond.
- Master’s degree in urban and regional planning from Virginia Commonwealth University.
- Virginia Executive Institute, 2007.
- Senior Executive Institute, 2004.
Ted is married and they have two children. He enjoys reading and following Packers football.