Don Weeks is a life-long resident of Kempsville; he attended Virginia Beach Public Schools, and graduated from Kempsville High School. He also attended Old Dominion University where he received a degree in Real Estate Finance. Don is currently living in the Newlight neighborhood with his wife Karla and twin daughters, Callie and Grace. He also has two other grown children; his son Andrew is a graduate of Tallwood High School; his daughter Kristen and her husband Drew are both graduates of Elon University, and presently reside in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Don is an active supporter of Habitat for Humanity South Hampton Roads and previously served as President and Vice-President of that board. He participated in the nations largest Blitz Build in 2008 providing a home for the Richey family, and was instrumental in pushing for all of the Blitz homes being certified to Earth Craft standards; thereby saving homeowners in their future operating costs, and solidifying their financial standing.
In 2000, Don was named one of the Most Influential People in Tidewater by Portfolio magazine. The article was entitled Influential People Making A Difference.
As a Realtor with Shaffer Real Estate, Don understands that his clients deserve the best and looks forward to serving them. He has an extensive background in home building, development. banking, and real estate investing. He is also a Certified Green Builder (CGB), Certified New Homes Professional (CSP), as well as a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS), designations he received from the National Association of Homebuilders.