President's Cabinet

The Office of the President is located on the third floor of Virginia Hall, across from Jones Dining Hall on Hayden Drive. The telephone number is (804) 524-5070.


Dr. Makola M. Abdullah




Office of the President

Dr. Annie Redd
Chief of Staff/Director, Board Operations/Relations


Gwen Williams Dandridge

Assistant Vice President of Communications

Danette L. Johnson

Executive Assistant to the President


Vice Presidents

Dr. Tia A. Minnis
Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs 
Office of the Provost

Kevin Davenport

Vice President for Administration and Finance and CFO 

Peggy Davis

Associate Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics and Director of Athletics

Dr. M. Omar Faison

Associate Vice President for Research and Director of Sponsored Programs

Dr. Alexis Brooks-Walter 

Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management 


Tonya S. Hall
Vice President of External Relations


Deans of Colleges

Dr. Isis N. Walton

Dean, College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr. Dawit Haile

Dean, College of Engineering and Technology

Dr. Robert N. Corley III 

Dean and 1890 Extension Administrator, College of Agriculture 
Vice-Provost for Academic Affairs 

Dr. Derrick C. Scott 

Dean, College of Natural and Health Sciences

Dr. Emmanuel Omojokun

Dean, Reginald F. Lewis College of Business 

Dr. Willis W. Walter

Dean, College of Education

Dr. M. Omar Faison

Dean, College of Graduate Studies