Vice President for Student Affairs

Patricia A. Perillo

    Patricia Perillo

The Vice President for and the Division of Student Affairs are responsible for the following:

  • Promoting students’ academic success, personal growth, and development of life skills
  • Creating environments, programs, and services that support the university’s “teaching and learning” focus and its mission to “expand personal growth and opportunity, advance social and community development, foster economic competitiveness, and improve the quality of life”
  • Creating environments that are welcoming to all
  • Promoting supportive and inclusive communities
  • Contributing to a just and caring university
  • Offering services that are necessary for students to function successfully on campus
  • Supporting the academic mission of the university and the division
  • Providing high quality environments, programs, and services with cost-effective administration
  • Staff and programs that support the academic, personal, and professional development of all students
  • Including information on housing, dining, support services, and countless exciting opportunities that make the Hokie experience unique
  • Guiding the success of students from orientation through graduation

Offices

Advocacy

  • Sharrika Davis | Associate Dean and Director
    540-231-3797

Assessment and Professional Development

  • Martha Glass | Director
    540-231-9786

Career Services

  • Donna Ratcliffe | Director
    540-231-6241

Communications and Innovative Technologies

  • Bill Foy | Director
    540-231-5258

Cook Counseling Center

  • Christopher Flynn | Director
    540-231-6557

Corps of Cadets

  • Maj. Gen. Randal D. Fullhart | Commandant of Cadets
    540-231-6413

Cranwell International Center

  • David Clubb | Director
    540-231-6527

Dean of Students Office

  • Tom Brown | Dean
    540-231-3787

Development for Student Affairs and Parent Support

  • Kathy Kaplan | Director
    540-231-5111

Fraternity and Sorority Life

  • Byron Hughes | Director
    540-231-6609

Dining Services

  • Ted Faulkner | Director
    540-231-7549

Housing and Residence Life

  • Eleanor Finger | Director
    540-231-8893

Intercultural Engagement Center

  • Tricia Smith | Director
    540-231-0963

Leadership Education Collaborative

  • Heather Evans | Director
    540-231-0625

New Student and Family Programs

  • Penny White | Interim Director
    540-231-1348

Parent and Alumni Relations

  • Penny White | Director
    540-231-1348

Recreational Sports

  • Ali Cross | Interim Director
    540-231-6857

Schiffert Health Center

  • Dr. Kanitta Charoensiri | Director
    540-231-5313

Services for Students with Disabilities

  • Susan Angle | Director
    540-231-3788

Student Conduct

  • Rohsaan Settle | Director
    540-231-3790

Student Engagement and Campus Life

  • Heather Wagoner | Director
    540-231-5431

Administrative staff

  • Frank Shushok | Senior Associate Vice President
    540-231-8069
  • Cynthia Bonner | Assistant Vice President
    540-231-6272
  • Angela Simmons | Assistant Vice President
    540-231-5431
  • Chris Wise | Assistant Vice President
    540-231-5313
  • Richard Ferraro | Assistant Vice President
    540-231-8101
  • Hunter Gresham | Chief of Staff
    540-231-3678
  • Susan Pedigo | Executive Assistant to the Vice President
    540-231-4544
  • Bradi Rhodes | Receptionist/Program Support Staff
    540-231-6272
  • Frances Keene | Chief of Operations and Deputy to the Senior Associate Vice President
    540-231-8056
  • Kate Barbour | Associate Director of Administration
    540-231-9767
  • Ron Angert | IT/Emergency Preparedness
    540-231-5538
  • Gary Shapiro | DSA Human Resources
    540-231-4281

Contact info

Mailing address
Vice President for Student Affairs (0250)
112 Burruss Hall, Virginia Tech
800 Drillfield Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone
540-231-6272



Organizational Charts

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