Administrative Organization

Academic Affairs
Administration and Finance
Student Affairs
Advancement and University Relations


Troy D. Paino, President

B.A., Evangel University; J.D., Indiana University; M.A. and Ph.D., Michigan State University

Martin A. Wilder, Jr., Chief of Staff

B.A., M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Virginia


Nina Mikhalevsky, Provost

B.A., Boston University; M.A., Ph.D., Georgetown University

John T. Morello, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs

A.B., The College of William and Mary; M.A., Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., Wayne State University

Timothy M. O’Donnell, Associate Provost for Academic Success and Student Engagement

B.A., M.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Debra J. Schleef, Interim Assistant Provost for Institutional Analysis and Effectiveness

B.A., Indiana University at Indianapolis; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University

Jeffery W. McClurken, Special Assistant to the Provost for Technology, Teaching, and Innovation

B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University

Rosemary Arneson, University Librarian

B.A. University of Georgia; M.Ln., Emory University

Rita F. Dunston, University Registrar

B.S., Norfolk State University; M.S., Old Dominion University

Gwen N. Hale, Writing Center and Writing Program Director

B.A., M.A., East Tennessee State University; Ph.D., Middle Tennessee State University

P. Anand Rao, Speaking Center and Speaking Intensive Program Director

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Jesse Stommel, Director, Division of Teaching and Learning Technologies

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado Boulder

Mary A. Kayler, Director, Center for Teaching Excellence and Innovation

B.S., State University of New York at Oswego; M.S., PhD., Syracuse University

Martha Burtis, Director, Digital Knowledge Center 

B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., Columbia University

R. Wesley Hillyard, III, Director, Academic Services

B.S., University of Mary Washington; M.Ed., University of Virginia

Sandra C. Fritton, Director, Disability Resources

BFA, M.A., Ph.D, Virginia Commonwealth University

Jose A. Sainz, Director, Center for International Education

B.A., Universidad de Deusto (Spain); M.A., West Virginia University; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Kimberly C. Young, Executive Director, Continuing and Professional Studies

B.A., Duke University; MMH, MBA, Cornell University

Brian J. Baker, Executive Director, Center for Economic Development

B.A., MBA, University of Mary Washington

College of Arts and Sciences

Keith E. Mellinger, Interim Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

B.S., Millersville University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Delaware

 Grant R. Woodwell, Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

 B.A., Columbia University; M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Ana G. Chichester, Director, Bachelor of Liberal Studies Program

B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Pamela S. McCullough, Director, Bachelor of Science in Nursing Completion Program

BSN, The Catholic University of America; MSN, The Catholic University of America; DNP, Old Dominion University

Kevin P. Bartram, Director of the Orchestra

B.M., Northwestern University; M.M., University of Missouri at Columbia; Ph.D., Shenandoah Conservatory

Scott A. Harris, Director, James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library

B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., The College of William and Mary

College of Business

Lynne D. Richardson, Dean of the College of Business

BBA, University of Montevallo; MBA, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Ph.D., University of Alabama

Kenneth D. Machande, Associate Dean for Faculty

A.A., University of Maryland; BLS, Mary Washington College; MBA, Albany State University

College of Education

Peter S. Kelly, Dean of the College of Education

B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Kansas

Courtney M. Clayton, Associate Dean for Academic Programs, Assessment, and Accreditation

B.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., University of San Francisco; Ph.D., Boston College


Richard R. Pearce, Vice President, Administration and Finance

B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University; MBA, Radford University

Sabrina C. Johnson, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity Officer

B.S., MPA, Virginia Commonwealth University; J.D., The College of William and Mary

Allyson P. Moerman, CPA, CITP, CGFM, Associate Vice President for Finance and Controller

B.S., George Mason University

John P. Wiltenmuth III, Associate Vice President for Facilities Services

BSME, U.S. Naval Academy; MPA, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University

Erma A. Baker, Assistant Vice President for Business Services

B.A., Mary Washington College

Paul C. Messplay, Executive Director, Office of Budget and Financial Analysis

B.A., MPA, Virginia Commonwealth University

Hall Cheshire, Chief Information Officer

B.S., The American University


Juliette Landphair, Vice President for Student Affairs

B.A.,Tulane University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Cedric B. Rucker, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Student Life

B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., University of Virginia

Melissa Jones, Assistant Dean for Student Involvement

B.A., University of Virginia; M.Ed., University of Virginia; M.Ed., James Madison University

 Marion Sanford, Director of Multicultural Student Affairs

B.A., Jackson State University; M.A., Ph.D., Iowa State University

Christine M. Porter, Director of Residence Life and Housing

B.A., University of Tampa; M.A., Bowling Green State University

Ethan Feuer, Director of Student Activities and Engagement

B.A., Brandeis University; M.A., University of Michigan

Raymond S. Tuttle, Director of Judicial Affairs and Community Responsibility

B.S., McGill University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Rochester

David A. Rettinger, Executive Director, Center for Honor, Leadership, and Service

B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder

Golda T. Eldridge, Director of Leadership

B.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln; M.A., Troy State University; Ed.D., Texas Christian University

Christina J. Eggenberger, Director of Service

B.A., Christopher Newport University; M.A., University of Delaware

P. Thomas Riley, Director of the Health Center and University Physician

B.A., University of Virginia; M.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Tevya Zukor, Director of Talley Center for Counseling Services

B.S., James Madison University; M.A., Ph.D., George Mason University

Kenneth D. Tyler, Director of Athletics

B.A., MAEd, The College of William and Mary


Lisa Jamison Bowling, Vice President for Advancement and University Relations

B.A., Mary Washington College; MBA, Wake Forest University

Anna B. Billingsley, Associate Vice President for University Relations

B.A., The College of William and Mary;M.A., American University

Ken L. Steen, Associate Vice President of University Advancement and Alumni Relations

B.A., Wofford College

 Jan G. Clarke, Assistant Vice President of Gift Planning

B.S., Averett College

Catherine Seller, Assistant Vice President of Advancement Relations and Operations

B.A., American University; M.A., Marymount University


Kimberley Buster Williams Vice President, Enrollment Management

B.A., MSED, Ed.S., Old Dominion University

Melissa Wheat Yakabouski Director, Undergraduate Admissions

B.A., Mary Washington College

Deanna Pack Director, Graduate Admissions

BBA, MBA, Averett University

Heidi Hunter-Goldsworthy Director, Financial Aid

B.S., M.S., Shippensburg University