Peggy Herring
Administrative Assistant
English, Rhetoric, & Humanistic Studies

P: (540) 464-7240
F: (540) 464-7779

227 Scott Shipp Hall
Lexington, VA  24450 


Dr. James Adams

Adams, JimInstructor
English, Rhetoric, & Humanistic Studies

Ed.D. - University of Tennessee
M.A. - James Madison University
B.A. - Virginia Military Institute

235A Scott Shipp Hall
Virginia Military Institute
Lexington, VA  24450
P:  (540) 464-7486
F:  (540) 464-7779
E:  adamsjl@vmi.edu  


Dr. Adams is an adjunct instructor teaching Fundamentals of Public Speaking and a consultant in the VMI Writing Center. He spent a career as a public affairs/relations specialist and a University Relations director in communications, marketing and fund raising. He retired as CEO of the VMI Foundation in 2009 and held administrative leadership positions, as well, at The University of Tennessee, The Citadel, and the U.S. Naval Institute. He retired from the U.S. Army Reserve in 1999 after 20 years in Department of Defense Public Affairs.