2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jul 14, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog


Office of the President

Mary Pope Maybank Hudson ‘83
Interim President of the College
B.A. Sweet Briar College

Academic Affairs

Teresa Garrett
Vice President of Academic Affairs; Dean of the College
B.S. Florida State University; Ph.D. Duke University

Kimberly A. Sinha
Director of Institutional Effectiveness
B.A. University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown; M.A., Ph.D. Bowling Green State University

Clare van Loenen
Director of Galleries and Museums
B.A. University of Bristol (UK); M.A. University of Leicester (UK); Ph.D. Virginia Commonwealth University

Lore Guilmartin
Director of Library Services
B.A., Ph.D. Texas A&M University; M.S. Iowa State University; M.S.I.S. The University of Texas at Austin

John J. Flynn
Registrar, School Certifying Official
B.A. Mary Washington College; M.A. University of Virginia

Tony Ryals
Assistant Dean of Student Success
B.A. University of Toledo; M.Ed. Lesley University; Ed.D. Liberty University

Barbara Watts
Director of Career Services
B.A., M.A.Ed. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.T.S. Wesley Theological Seminary

Jonathan Bender
Director of the Margaret Jones Wyllie ‘45 Engineering Program; Professor of Engineering
B.S. University of Virginia; Ph.D. University of Delaware

Robert “August” Hardy
Director of Honors Summer Research Program; Assistant Professor of Economics
B.A. University of Virginia; Ph.D. George Mason University

John Morrissey
STEM Division Head; Professor of Biology
B.S., M.A. Hofstra University; Ph.D University of Miami

Lisa Powell
Director of the Center for Human and Environmental Sustainability; Associate Professor of Environmental Science and Agriculture
B.A. Harvard University; M.S. Vanderbilt University; M.A., Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin

Dwana L. Waugh
Social Sciences and Humanities Division Head; Associate Professor of History
B.A. Randolph-Macon Woman’s College; M.A., Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Sharon Walters-Bower
Director of Enrollment
B.A. Lycoming College; M.A. Hollins University

Wanda T. Spradley ‘09
Director of Financial Aid
B.A. Sweet Briar College

Alumnae, Development and Communications

Mary Pope Maybank Hutson ‘83
Vice President for Alumnae Relations, Development, and Communications
B.A. Sweet Briar College

Claire Dennison Griffith ‘80
Senior Director of Alumnae Relations and Development
B.A. Sweet Briar College

Lisa Wray Longino ‘78
Director of Major Gifts
B.A. Sweet Briar College

Lee Anne MacKenzie Chaskes ‘83
Director of the Sweet Briar Fund
B.A. Sweet Briar College

Margaret McClellan Driscoll ‘92
Director of Planned Giving
B.A. Sweet Briar College

Clélie Steckel
Director of the Sweet Briar Fund and Annual Giving
B.A. Guilford College; M.A. Lynchburg College


Jason Vittone
Director of Athletics
B.S. Illinois State University; M.S. Emporia State University

Finance and Administration

Luther Griffith
Vice President for Finance, Operations and Auxiliaries Enterprises
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison; MBA Harvard Business School

Jennifer Sauer
AVP for Finance
B.S. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Kathy Bradley
Human Resources Director
B.S. Eastern Mennonite University

Tracy Price
B.A. North Carolina State University; M.B.A. Liberty University

Richard Meyer
Senior Director of Physical Plant
B.A. State University of New York College at Oneonta

John Thomas
Director of Grounds and Projects

Brian Q. Marker
Director of Campus Safety and Emergency Preparedness
A.A. Cumberland County College

Hooshang Foroudastan
Director of Technology Services
B.S., M.S. Alabama A&M University

Cathy Cash Mays ‘84
Director of Hospitality
B.A. Sweet Briar College

Dottie Boone
Bookshop Manager
A.S. College of Charleston

Amanda Keller
Greenhouse and Hydroponic Operations Manager

Benjamin Phillips
Manager of Dining Services
B.B.A. Liberty University

Riding Program

Merrilee “Mimi” Wroten ‘93
Director of the Riding Program; Head NCEA Coach; Riding Instructor
B.A. Sweet Briar College

Student Life

Kerry Greenstein
Dean of Student Life
B.A. Rider University, M. Ed. University of Delaware, Ed.D Georgia Southern University


Jess Austin
Director of Student Engagement
B.A. Lynchburg College, M.S. Ed. University of Wisconson - La Crosse