About VWU

Corporate Leaders Council

The Virginia Wesleyan University Corporate Leaders Council (CLC) comprises business leaders from Coastal Virginia who embrace, embody, and similarly align, with the University's vision and values in their management practices. Their personal and professional influence and support ensures students are strategically positioned to participate in opportunities such as internships and externships that will prepare them for a meaningful life and career.

2017-2018 Members

Julie R. Anderson '96
Executive Vice President, Business Banking
TowneBank

Chris Brandt
Executive Vice President
Hourigan Construction

John S. Burton, Esq. '95
Owner
J.S. Burton, P.L.C.

Dr. Samantha Coleman '98
Owner
Chiropractic Solution Center

Karen Corrigan Cowherd '97
Owner
Corrigan Partners, LLC

Robert W. Gillikin II '00
Attorney
Rutter Mills

Katherine "Kaddy" Hamilton '85
WC Carpenter, Commerical & Residential Floor Coverings

Joe Harris '94
Equity Prime Mortgage NMLS

Lynette Harris '78
Senior Vice President
TowneBank

Mark E. Jones
VP Internet Sales & Marketing
Jones Printing Service, Inc.

Tracy Keller '04
Chief Executive Officer
Girl Scout Council of Colonial Coast

Daniel Mason '88
Large Loss Claims Specialist
Nationwide Insurance

Mavis McKenley '11
Vice President & Trust Officer
AMG National Trust Bank

Kate Meechan
CEO
VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads

Eli Miller '00
Associate Broker, CSP
Exit Realty

Joe Ruddy '83
Chief Innovation Officer
The Port of Virginia