President's Commitments

  • Passion for the residential liberal arts experience and its value in preparing people of influence for a global society
  • Enthusiastic, forward-thinking leadership to strengthen the University's presence and competitive standing nationally and globally
  • Demonstrated knowledge, skill, experience and temperament essential for major gift fundraising and campaign leadership;
  • Interpersonal skills to connect with people of influence in the community, creating mutually beneficial social capital for the University and the community(ies)
  • Commitment to the integrity of Virginia Wesleyan University's shared governance tradition, collaborative strategic planning, and campus heritage

How do we accomplish strategic goals?

  • Change our mindsets
  • Precisely define strategic goals with clear accountability
  • Reward innovative thinking and programming