VIRGINIA INDEPENDENT AUTOMOBILE DEALERS ASSOCIATION 4700 Thoroughgood Square, Virginia Beach, VA 23455

Meet the Staff


Alvin E Melendez, CMD
Executive Director
alvin@viada.org

Responsible for overall management and successful operations of the association

  • Board of Directors and Executive Committee activities
  • Committee operations
  • District member meetings
  • All personnel matters
  • Interacts with MVDB & DMV
  • Meetings & Events
  • Vendors
  • Advertisements
  • Publications


Vickie London
Education & Inventory Coordinator
vickie@viada.org

  • Dealer online recertification course registrations
  • Dealer-operator certification course registrations
  • District meeting post card/email announcements
  • Form/supply orders & auction inventory


Maryia Kananenka
Bookkeeper
maryia@viada.org


Tina Allman
Fredericksburg Auto Auction Representative
tinaallman1@gmail.com

  • Manheim Fredericksburg Auction Representative – every Thursday of each month


Sarah Shifflett
Manheim Harrisonburg Auction Representative

  • Manheim Harrisonburg Auction Representative – second Wednesday of every month