The Honorable William E. Moody, Jr.


  • Married 49 years to Mary Catterton Moody
  • Three Children: Cynthia, Bill III, Ashton

Memberships / Boards

    • City Council’s Personnel/Boards & Commissions  
    • City Council Liaison to Portsmouth Amphitheater
    • City Council (Alternate Member) Hampton Roads Regional Jail
    • City Council Liaison to Economic Development Authority
    • City Council Liaison to Portsmouth Port & Industrial Commission 
    • City Council Liaison to Historic Preservation Commission
    • City Council Liaison to Hotel & Hospitality Industries


  • Veteran United States Air Force
  • Real Estate Licensee Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Insurance Licensee

Elected Positions

    • Elected to Portsmouth City Council 1998
    • Re-elected to Portsmouth City Council 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014, and 2018
    • Appointed Vice Mayor 2004-2006/2008-2010


  • Graduate of Western Branch High School
  • U.S. Air Force Loadmaster Flight School Graduate
  • Graduate of Alpha Real Estate College
  • Graduate of Dale Carnegie Public Speaking Course


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    William E "Bill" Moody, Jr.

    Phone: 757-714-5471 (C)

    Mailing Address

    P.O. Box 820

    Portsmouth, VA 23705

    Term Expires: 12/31/26