Foundation Board of Trustees




Chairman Emeritus
William H. Goodwin Jr.

Chairman & President

CCA Industries

Past President
Mark Cruise

Vice President, Engineering

Altria Client Services

Larry Cummings

Marketing Leader, Strategic Partnerships


Vice President
William K. Lamp


Engineers Plus

Audit Committee Chair
Temple Ballard

Vice President, Technical Direction

Suez North America

Finance Committee Chair
Steve Henderson

Director of Investments

Spider Management Co.

Long-Range Planning Committee Chair
Paul Rocheleau

Director of Strategic Initiatives

VCU College of Engineering

David Barlow

Vice President

CHA Consulting

Jason Butler

Senior Vice President, Software Development

CoStar Group

Julia Cain, B.S. '01

Director, Craft & Specialty Projects

Constellation Brands

Mary Doswell



Thomas E. Gottwald

President & CEO

NewMarket Corp.

Chris Groome, B.S. '00

Vice President

Groome Transportation

Fahad Harhara, Ph.D. '00

Chief Programs Officer

Tawazun Economic Council

Andrew Howell, B.S. '01

Logistics Director

Sabra Dipping Co.

Hans de Koning



Steven R. Lindgren

Vice President of Sales


John A. Luke Jr.



Nimisha Mukherjee, Ph.D. '02

Business Development and Licensing


Dan Neuwirth


Envera Health

Martin Prakken


BluePrint Automation

Marsha D. Rappley, M.D.


VCU Health System

Brian Riopelle

Chair, IP Litigations & Patents Dept.

McGuire Woods

Dan Shuber

Senior Director of Technology

Capital One

Greg Sitkiewicz

General Manager, Patient Monitoring

GE Healthcare

Charles Southall

Vice President, Engineering & Design

Newport News Shipbuilding

Jeffrey T. Stanfield

Human Resources Director

DuPont Teijin Films

Chung-Chee Tai

Vice President of Engineering

BluePrint Automation

Rony Thomas

President & CEO

LifeNet Health

Scott Ukrop

Director of Business Development


Barbara D. Boyan, Ph.D.


VCU College of Engineering

Michael Rao, Ph.D.


Virginia Commonwealth University


Name Position


The Honorable George F. Allen President George Allen Strategies
William W. Berry* Former Chairman & CEO Dominion Resources
Jennifer Boykin President  Newport News Shipbuilding
James C. Cherry CEO Park Sterling Bank
Williams S. Cooper Jr. Former Pres., CEO, Founder & Director Choice Communications
Bradford A. Crosby (B.S. '01) Chief of Contracting Office Naval Sea Systems Command
Clifford A. Cutchins IV Partner McGuire Woods LLP
Marguerite Davis Owner The Davis Collections
Thomas D. Eilerson Chairman EDC
Joseph C. Farrell* Retired Chairman, CEO & President Pittston Co.
Thomas F. Farrell II Chairman, President & CEO Dominion Resources
J. Carter Fox Former Chairman, President & CEO Chesapeake Corp.
Robert M. Freeman* Former Chairman & CEO Signet Banking Corp.
Bruce C. Gottwald Chairman NewMarket Corp.
Bruce A. Henderson* Former Chairman & CEO Imation Corp.
C.T. Hill Former Chairman, President & CEO SunTrust Bank, Mid-Atlantic
Richard G. Holder* Former Chairman & CEO Reynolds Metals Corp.
Sean Hunkler Executive Vice President NXP Semiconductors
Wayne L. Hunter Managing Partner Harbert Management Corp.
Arthur D. Hurtado Retired President, CEO & Director Altamira Technologies
Hugh Joyce President James River Air Conditioning
E. Morgan Massey CEO, Owner & Chairman Evan Energy Co.
Malcolm S. McDonald Former Chairman & CEO Signet Banking Corp.
John L. McElroy Jr. Chairman Emeritus Wells Fargo Securities
David L Milby* Former Senior Vice President Phillip Morris USA
Wayne K. Nesbit Vice President CREE
S. F. Pauley Chairman & CEO Carpenter Co.
Richard E. Posey Retired President & CEO MOEN
E. Bryson Powell President Midlothian Enterprises
Anne G. Rhodes Community Leader  
Robert E. Rigsby Retired President & CEO Dominion Virginia Power
Walter S. Robertson III CEO Sterne Agee
E. Claiborne Robins* Former Chairman & Director Wyeth Consumer Healthcare
Dwight Schar President NVR
Wolfgang Schubl Director Weidmuller
Thomas J. Seifert COO & CFO Qimonda
Richard L. Sharp* Managing Director V10 Capital Partners
Jeremiah J. Sheehan Retired CEO & Chairman Reynolds Metals Co.
John D. Sherman Jr. Retired President & CEO Scott & Stringfellow
Kirk E. Spitzer Retired President & CEO Alfa Laval
Hugh R. Stallard Retired President Verizon Virginia
Mark A. Sternheimer Sr. President Sternheimer Brothers
Richard G. Tilghman Retired Vice Chairman SunTrust Banks, Mid-Atlantic
James E. Ukrop Co-Founder & Managing Director NRV
Hays T. Watkins Retired CEO CSX Railroad
Robert C. Williams* Chairman Emeritus James River Corp.
Charles A. Williamson Founding President & CEO CapTech Ventures
Robert W. Woltz Jr. Retired President Verizon Virginia
C. Kenneth Wright Chairman Wright Properties