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InclusiveVT Structure

InclusiveVT Sustainable Structure

Framework 3.0

InclusiveVT’s Four Institutional Goals

  • Institutionalizing structures to promote a sustainable transformation
  • Increasing faculty, staff, and student diversity
  • Ensuring a welcoming, affirming, safe, and accessible campus climate
  • Advancing the research, teaching, and service mission through inclusive excellence

The President’s InclusiveVT Executive Council guides the development of InclusiveVT and ensures that responsibility for inclusion and diversity is infused throughout Virginia Tech.

EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBERS

Tim Sands (Chair)     President
Cyril Clarke Provost
Jack Finney Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
Karen DePauw Vice President and Dean for Graduate Education and Dean
Rachel Holloway Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Affairs
Louisa Havens Vice President for Enrollment Management
Sally Morton Dean, College of Science
Robert Sumichrast Dean, Pamplin College of Business
Frank Shushok Interim Vice President for Student Affairs
Dwayne Pinkney Senior Vice President for Operations and Administration
Laura Belmonte Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences

Representatives from senior leadership areas charged with stewarding unit-level Diversity Strategic Plans in collaboration with their Deans or Vice Presidents, InclusiveVT Representatives and Diversity Committees.

A full list of representatives and Diversity Committee members for each area can be obtained from that area's Diversity Director. 

Director / Representative University Unit
Katherine Clarke Albright College of Architecture and Urban Studies
Cecily Rodriguez College of Architecture and Urban Studies
Ellen Banks Sr. VP, Human Resources
Sam Cook College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences
Shaila Mehra College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences
Dianka Curtis Greater Washington D.C. Area, Innovation Campus
Pamela Stell Fralin Biomedical Research Institute
Reyna Gilbert-Lowry Athletics
Martha Glass Division of Student Affairs
Anthony Scott Division of Student Affairs
Maryam Kamran College of Natural Resources and Environment
Janice Hall Pamplin College of Business
Joyce Landreth Sr. VP, Division of Information Technology
Jamie Boggs Sr. VP, Division of Information Technology
Shernita Lee Graduate School
Laurel Miner Vice President of Research and Innovation
Lynn Byrd Vice President of Research and Innovation
Phil Sponenberg Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Estrella Johnson College of Science
Karen Eley Sanders Virginia Tech - Carilion School of Medicine
Karyna Nevarez Virginia Tech - Carilion School of Medicine
Jane Swan Outreach and International Affairs
Maria Elisa Christie Outreach and International Affairs
Chevon Thorpe College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Bevlee Watford College of Engineering
Nicholas Woods Sr. VP, Finance
Nancy Meacham Sr. VP, Finance
Inga Haugen Libraries
Stephen Filipiak Sr. VP Business Operations
Derek Gwinn Athletics