Maj. Grace Abele

Site Director
8 E. Washington Street
540-464-7704
abelegl@vmi.edu

George A. Abry

Instructor
M.A. - John Hopkins University
317 Cocke Hall
540-464-7045
abryga@vmi.edu

Col. J. Shawn Addington, Ph.D., P.E.

Department Head
Professor
Professional Engineer
Ph.D. - Virginia Tech
507 Nichols
540-464-7343
addingtonjs@vmi.edu

Shay Afisi-Skokun

Supply Technician
1027 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7195
afisis@vmi.edu

Dr. Tanjina Afrin

Assistant Professor
Engineer in Training (E.I.T.)
Ph.D. - Clemson University
Specialty: Fluid Mechanics and Water Resources Engineering
602 Nichols
540-464-7412
afrint@vmi.edu

Dr. Reshef Agam-Segal

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Oxford
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 3
540-464-7627
agam-segalr@vmi.edu

Robby Agnor

Armorer
540-464-7305
agnorrt@vmi.edu

Col. Anne B. Alerding. Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Pennsylvania State University
Specialty: Plant Biology
301F Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7654
alerdingab@vmi.edu

Dr. Denis Aliyev, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Bowling Green University
434 Mallory Hall
aliyevda@vmi.edu

Col. Samuel K. Allen, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Arizona
Specialty: Labor Economics, Economic History, Political Economy and Applied Econometrics
301 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7061
allensk@vmi.edu

Maj. Kimberly T. Anderson

Visiting Professor of English
Ph.D. – Florida State University
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 11
540-464-7488
andersonkt@vmi.edu

Col. Elena Andreeva, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - New York University
510 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7085
andreevae@vmi.edu

Maj. Jochen S. Arndt, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Illinois at Chicago
519 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7476
arndtjs@vmi.edu

Col. J. Howard Arthur, Ph.D.

Professor
Professional Engineer
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
721 Nichols
540-464-7581
arthurjh@vmi.edu

Maj. Hicham Assaoui

Assistant Professor
Ph.D.
406 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7084
assaouih@vmi.edu

Dr. Anushika Athauda

Assistant Professor of Physics
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
Specialty: Condensed Matter Physics
333 Mallory Hall
540-464-7408
athaudaak@vmi.edu

Thomas E. Atkinson

Recruiting Operations Officer
2025-C Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7680
atkinsonte@vmi.edu

Maj. Mary S. Atwell, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., M.F.A. - Washington University
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 2
540-464-7030
atwellms@vmi.edu

Ava Austin

General Accounting
311 Smith Hall
540-464-7154
austinat@vmi.edu

Dr. Mohamed Azab

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
207B Mallory Hall
540-464-7972
azabmm@vmi.edu

Capt. Corey J. Bachman '07

Assistant Commandant for Support
B-7 Old Barracks
540-464-7291
bachmancj@vmi.edu

Col. J. Mac Baker, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - Georgia Institute of Technology
720 Nichols Engineering
540-464-7465
bakerjm@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Spencer Bakich

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
Specialty: Grand Strategy, U.S. Foreign Policy, and Strategic Decision Making
107 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 10
540-464-7141
bakichsd@vmi.edu
https://sites.google.com/site/bakichspencer/

Lori Ballard

Human Resources Assistant
2104A Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7982
ballardla@vmi.edu

Robert C. Ballard

Contractor, Golden Key Group
Military Science Instructor - MS III
3018-B Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7638
ballardrc@vmi.edu

Cmdr. Charles "Chip" H. Barber

Director, Cocke Hall
104 Carroll Hall
540-464-7657
barberch@vmi.edu

Kathy D. Bartley

Administrative Assistant/Recruiting Specialist
305 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7131
bartleykd@vmi.edu

Col. Atin Basu Choudhary, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Mississippi
Specialty: Behavior of cartels (or political lobbying groups), the impact of anti-trust legislation on cartels, trade wars, corruption, and the evolution of cultures
302 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7450
basua@vmi.edu

Col. Janet Battaglia

Registrar
M.S. - Drexel University
303 Shell Hall
540-464-7213
battagliajm@vmi.edu

David Bauer

Network Administrator
305 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7540
bauerda@vmi.edu

Daniel A. "Dan" Baur

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Florida State University
540-464-7535
baurda@vmi.edu

Capt. Katherine Baur

Instructor
M.S. - Florida State University
212 Cormack Hall
540-464-7881
baurkg@vmi.edu

Richard Beagan

Sergeant
301 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7017
beaganr@vmi.edu

CAPT Steven Beck

Marine Officer Instructor
2090 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7597
beckst@vmi.edu

LT Lee Becker

Naval Science Instructor
2079 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7598
beckerlf@vmi.edu

Dr. Tracy A. Bell

Instructor
D.V.M. - University of Florida
214 Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7432
bellta@vmi.edu

Col. Wade E. Bell, Ph.D.

Professor and Department Head of Biology
Health Professions Advisor
Director and Secretary to VMI Research Labs
CBMB Faculty
Ph.D. - University of Vermont
Specialty: Eukaryotic Microbiology
303F Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7432
bellwe@vmi.edu

Scott Belliveau

Instructor
M.A. - American University
Moody Hall
ScottB@vmiaa.org

Ms. Chelsea Bendick

Executive Administrative Support for the Cyber Defense Laboratory
313C Mallory Hall
(540) 464-7496
313C Mallory Hall

Kelley T. Bennett

Administrative Assistant
139A Barracks
540-464-7073
bennettkt@vmi.edu

Rebecca Benton

Programmer
350 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7816
bentonra@vmi.edu

Pervis Binns

Enrollment & Student Services Specialist & Veteran Representative
307 B Letcher Avenue
540-464-7164
binnspd@vmi.edu

Col. Gary Bissell '88

Deputy Chief of Staff and Operations
207 Smith Hall
540-464-7824
bissellga@vmi.edu

Cindy Bither

Administrative Assistant
111 Smith Hall
540-464-7207
bitherch@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. William "Bill" F. Bither, Sr.

Director of Corps Marksmanship and NCAA Rifle Coach
317 Lejeune Hall
540-464-7075
bitherwf@vmi.edu

Maj. Kristina Blackthorn

Web Administrator
335 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7958
blackthornkm@vmi.edu

Maj. Sara Blake

Assistant Director
M.Ed. – Columbia College
311 Carroll Hall
540-464-7560
blakese@vmi.edu

Barbara Blakey

Registrar, VMI Museum System
104 Jackson Memorial Hall
540-464-7232
blakeybj@vmi.edu

Col. Joseph R. Blandino, Ph.D.

Professor
Professional Engineer
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
716 Nichols
540-464-7531
blandinojr@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Joyce K. Blandino, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
702 Nichols
540-464-7537
blandinojk10@vmi.edu

Sharon Bleech

Facilities Manager, Cocke Hall
540-464-7653
bleechsg@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Karen M. Bliss, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
VCUR Programs Coordinator
Ph.D. - North Carolina State University
428 Mallory Hall
540-464-7337
blisskm@vmi.edu

Maj. Christopher M. Blunda, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of California, Berkeley
519 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7470
blundacm@vmi.edu

Col. Adrian T. Bogart III ’81

Commandant of Cadets
131 Old Barracks
540-464-7313
bogartat@vmi.edu

Lt Col Ryan Braman

Director of Staff
2004 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

LTC(P) Joseph S. Brannon

Professor of Military Science
2020 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7220
brannonjs@vmi.edu

Maj. Kevin L. Braun

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Arizona
405G Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7416
braunkl@vmi.edu

Dalton Briley

Bookstore Manager
540-464-7637
brileydc@vmi.edu

Jason Brockenbrough

Police Officer
301 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7017
brockenbroughjb@vmi.edu

Col. John A. Brodie

Director of Music
201 Shell Hall
540-464-7646
brodieja@vmi.edu

Col. George M. Brooke IV, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - Physics, Old Dominion University
Specialty: Atomic/Molecular Physics
326 Mallory Hall
540-464-7503
brookegm@vmi.edu

Caleb Brown, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor
405C Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7420
brownca@vmi.edu

Col. Dale R. Brown

Institute Planning Officer
303 Smith Hall
540-464-7697
browndr@vmi.edu

MR John J. Brown (Retired)

Contractor, Golden Key Group
Senior Military Instructor/Operations
M.A. - U.S. Army Command and General Staff College
3018-C Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7385
brownjj@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Julie P. Brown, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Cornell University
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 8
540-464-7562
brownjp@vmi.edu

Major Pam S. Brown

Assistant Treasurer
303 Smith Hall
540-464-7216
brownps@vmi.edu

Maj. Morgan C. Bruns

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Texas
710 Nichols
540-464-7308
brunsmc@vmi.edu

Sgt. 1st Class Donald B. Bryan

Instructor - MS III
B.A. - College of William and Mary
2066 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7698
bryandb@vmi.edu

Chase Bryant

Computer/Multimedia Technician
307 Nichols Engineering Hall
540-464-7770
bryantdc@vmi.edu

Col. Kathleen D. Bulger-Barnett, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Kentucky
428 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7241
bulger-barnettkd@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Joshua T. Burdett

Executive Officer
2024 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7197
burdettjt@vmi.edu

Katrina Butner

Office Manager
201 Smith Hall
540-464-7104
butnerkk@vmi.edu

Sherry D. Byers

Administrative Assistant
303 Maury Brooke Hall
540-464-7247
byerssd@vmi.edu

Darrell Campbell

Unix/Database Administrator
350 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7508
campbelldc@vmi.edu

Sandra W. Campbell

Human Resources Assistant
305 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7134
campbellsw@vmi.edu

Mary Cannon

Office Assistant
Old Hospital
540-464-7390
cannonml@vmi.edu

Maj Lynn Carmack, CPPO, CPPB, CPSM, CUPO, VCCO

Assistant Director
314 Smith Hall
540-464-7223
carmacklw@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Abbey B. Carrico, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Emory University
Specialty: French
423 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7276
carricoab@vmi.edu

1st Sgt. David J. Cartwright

Instructor - MS II
2068 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7846
cartwrightdj@vmi.edu

MAJ Kaitlyn Cartwright

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. – University of Kansas
Specialty: Organometallic
401C Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7419
cartwrightkc@vmi.edu

Maj. John P. Casper '04

Associate Chaplain
Old Hospital
540-464-7943
casperjp@vmi.edu

Col. John E. Cerkey, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Kansas
427 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7458
cerkeyje@vmi.edu

Col. Dimplekumar N. Chalishajar, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda
435 Mallory Hall
540-464-7493
chalishajardn@vmi.edu

Maj. Amy G. Chapman, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D.-Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
434 Mallory Hall
540-464-7497
chapmanag@vmi.edu

Dr. Matthew Chovanec

Arabic Tutor
Ph.D.
410 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7066
chovanecml@vmi.edu

Chris Clark

Publications Assistant
307 Letcher Avenue, Room 102
540-464-7272
clarkcb@vmi.edu

Brig. Gen. Dallas B. Clark

Deputy Superintendent for Finance, Administration and Support
302 Smith Hall
540-464-7321
clarkdb@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Lee Clark

Assistant Director
103 Shell Hall
540-464-7096
clarkhl@vmi.edu

Seth Clark

1st Sergeant
301 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7017
clarksr10@vmi.edu

Ms. Mariko A. Clarke

Instructor
M.A. - Fort Hays State University
518 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7791
clarkema@vmi.edu

Col. James A. Coale, Ph.D.

Department Head
Professor
Ph.D. - University of Maryland
Specialty: Head Strength and Conditioning Coach
Room 222 Cormack Hall
540-464-7575
coaleja@vmi.edu

Col. Barry R. Cobb

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Kansas
Specialty: Supply Chain Management, Operations Research, and Applied Probability
344 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7891
cobbbr@vmi.edu

Dawn H. Cochran

Administrative Assistant
508 Nichols
540-464-7236
cochrandh@vmi.edu

Maj. Adam W. Cody

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. – The Pennsylvania State University
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 14
540-464-7349
codyaw@vmi.edu

Col. Bradley L. Coleman, Ph.D.

Professor
Director of John Adams Center
Ph.D. - University of Georgia
510 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7447
colemanbl@vmi.edu

Emily Coleman

Assistant Conference and Programs Planner
540-464-7397
colemanec@vmi.edu

Master Sgt. Robert Coleman

104th Division (Instructor Training), US Army Reserve
Military Science Instructor
B.A. - Liberty University
2020 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7351
colemanrl@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Kim Connolly

Assistant Director for Programs and Conferences
225 Marshall Hall
540-464-7740
connollykv@vmi.edu

Col Philip Cooper

Commander
2010 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

David L. Copeland, MD

Institute Physician
201 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
copelanddl@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Geoffrey W. Cox, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of California, Irvine
425 Mallory Hall
540-464-7499
coxgeoff@vmi.edu

Jenny H. Crance, FNP

Family Nurse Practitioner
100 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
crancejh@vmi.edu

SGT MAJ Cristopher D. "Chris" Crews

Officer in Charge
540-464-7962
crewscd@vmi.edu

Maj. Katherine Crowley, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. – Rice University
431 Mallory Hall
540-464-7927
crowleykd@vmi.edu

Anita F. Cruze

Executive Secretary
401 Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7244
cruzeaf@vmi.edu

Michael D. Cullen

Lab Technician
358 Nichols Engineering
cullenmd@vmi.edu

Toinette Culp, M.P.T.

Instructor
MPT - Old Dominion University
Specialty: Physical Therapy
303F Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7932
culptm@vmi.edu

Paul S. Damerell

Adjunct Faculty
M.S. - Purdue University
716 Nichols
540-464-7547
damerellps@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. John A. David, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - North Carolina State University
432 Mallory Hall
540-464-7489
davidja@vmi.edu

Anita Davis

Accounts Payable, Travel
311 Smith Hall
540-464-7150
davisak@vmi.edu

Kristina Day

Administrative Assistant
422 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7240
daykm@vmi.edu

TSgt Micheal Deboef

SNCOIC
2018 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

Master Sgt. Darrin C. DeCoster

Officer in Charge
319 Old Barracks
540-464-7962
decosterdc@vmi.edu

Col. Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park
Specialty: Economics of Institutions, Post-Socialist Economies and Politics, Law and Economics, and Economic History
330 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7234
dimitrova-grajzlvp@vmi.edu
https://valentina-dimitrovagrajzl.squarespace.com/

Maj. David Dixon

Assistant Director for Leadership Development
540-464-7799
dixondf@vmi.edu

Col. Timothy C. Dowling, Ph.D.

Professor
Holder of the Burgwyn Chair in Military History
Editor, Journal of Military History
Ph.D. - Tulane University
510 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7472
dowlingtc@vmi.edu

MaryBeth Drake

Writing Center Consultant
215 Carroll Hall
540-464-7045
drakemp@vmi.edu

Maj. Mary Kate du Laney

Web Manager/Designer
116 Smith Hall
540-784-9185
dulaneymk@vmi.edu

Cindy Dudley

Manager Tailor Shop
404 Barracks Infill Building
540-464-7782
dudleycf@vmi.edu

Glenda Dudley

Barber Shop Manager
6C New Barracks
540-464-7792
dudleygl@vmi.edu

Daniel Duke

Computer/Multimedia Technician
307 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7528
dukedc@vmi.edu

Monica M. Duke

Executive Secretary
313B Mallory Hall
540-464-7858
dukemm@vmi.edu

Chad Dunbar

Micro Lab Coordinator
310 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7014
dunbarca@vmi.edu

Elizabeth M. "Libby" Dunlap

Human Resources Assistant
2025-A Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7146
dunlapem10@vmi.edu

Annick H. Dupal

Instructor
M.S. - James Madison University
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 5
540-464-7486
dupalah@vmi.edu

Dr. Kacie C. D’Alessandro, Ph.D.

Instructor
Ph.D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Specialty: Fluid Mechanics, Materials & Energy systems
603 Nichols
540-464-7331
dalessandrokc@vmi.edu

Maj. Patrick J. Eichholz

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
435 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7896
eichholzpj@vmi.edu

Maj. Robin L. Eldredge

Financial Management Analyst
301 Smith Hall
540-464-7143
eldredgerl@vmi.edu

Maj. Michelle T. Ellwood

Assistant Director, News & Editorial Services
111 Smith Hall
540-464-7207
ellwoodmt@vmi.edu

Col. Mohamed Y. Eltoweissy, Ph.D.

Department Head
Professor
Director, Cyber Defense Laboratory
Ph.D. - Old Dominion University, Computer Science
313D Mallory Hall
540-464-7939
eltoweissymy@vmi.edu

Daniel K. Evans, J.D.

Adjunct Professor
J.D. - Washington & Lee University
Specialty: Managerial Accounting, Accounting, & White Collar Crime
323A Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7929
evansdk@vmi.edu

Teresa Evans

Administrative Assistant
303 Shell Hall
540-464-7213
evanstl@vmi.edu

Chantelle Eversole

Administrative and Program Specialist.
B.S. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
eversolecd@vmi.edu

1st Sgt. Jonathan Faff

Operations and Battalion Sergeant
C-09 New Barracks
540-464-7120
faffjb@vmi.edu

Tyler Falls

Police Officer
301 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7017
fallstb@vmi.edu

Kenneth Farley

Security Sergeant
301 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7017
farleykd@vmi.edu

Col. Kevin Faust '96

Deputy Commandant for Support
141A Old Barracks
540-464-7718
faustkl@vmi.edu

Ms. Diane Fishburn

Administrative Assistant
2018 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

BR Floyd

Publications Manager
307 Letcher Avenue, Room 106
540-464-7272
floydbr@vmi.edu

Edward Floyd

Computer/Barracks Help Desk Technician
C-01B Barracks
540-464-7888
floydel@vmi.edu

C. Marco Floyd

Machinist
318 Nichols
floydcm@vmi.edu

LT Christopher Fontana

Naval Science Instructor
2083 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7106
fontanacb@vmi.edu

CMDCS Terrance Foote

Command Senior Chief
2095 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7599
footetd@vmi.edu

Maj James Forbes

Assistant Director of Operations
2014 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

Leigh Ann Forquer

Administrative Coordinator
210 Smith Hall
540-464-7212
forquerla@vmi.edu

Col. Dennis M. Foster, Ph.D.

Department Head
Jackson-Hope Distinguished Professor
Ph.D. - Pennsylvania State University
Specialty: International Relations, Foreign Policy, and Terrorism Studies
417 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7088
fosterdm@vmi.edu
http://fosterdm.weebly.com/

Dreama Fox

Insurance Coordinator
448 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
foxda@vmi.edu

Lt Col Clifford Franklin

Director of Operations
2016 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

Col. Scott T. Frein, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of California Davis
Specialty: Cognitive Psychology (with emphasis on the interaction of memory and attention with emotion), Positive Psychology
412 Carroll Hall
540-464-7097
freinst@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Michael Friski

Quartermaster
401 Richardson Hall
540-464-7303
friskimp@vmi.edu

Maj. Patricia Fry

Licensed Professional Counselor
M.A. - Liberty University
204 Health Center
540-464-7685
frypl@vmi.edu

Kellie Funk

Human Resources Assistant
2104B Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7983
funkkj@vmi.edu

Todd A. Funk

Supply
2110 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7227
funkta@vmi.edu

Dr. Heena D. Gandhi, Ph.D.

Instructor
Ph.D. - Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda
417 Mallory Hall
540-464-7386
gandhiht@vmi.edu

Dr. Isaac García Guerrero

Assistant Professor
Ph.D.
323A, Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7619
garcia-guerreroi@vmi.edu

Joseph R. Gearhart

Adjunct Professor
M.S. - James Madison University
Specialty: Financial Accounting
323A Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7234
gearhartjr@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Jennifer E. Gerow, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Clemson University
Specialty: Management of Information Systems, Web 2.0 for Business, Principles of Management, and Developing Business Leadership
224 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7278
gerowje@vmi.edu

Dr. Heather L. Ghosheh

Instructor
M.D. - UACA School of Medicine, Costa Rica
303F Maury Brooke Hall
540-464-7932
ghoshehhl@vmi.edu

Col. Keith Gibson

Executive Director, VMI Museum System
105 Jackson Memorial Hall
540-464-7327
gibsonke@vmi.edu

Katelin Gilbert

Accountant, Financial Accounting
320 Smith Hall
540-464-7288
gilbertkm@vmi.edu

Col. James T. Gire, Ph.D.

Department Head
Professor
Ph.D. - McMaster University
Specialty: Psychology of Aging, Substance Abuse with Emphasis in Alcohol and Tobacco, Cross-Cultural / International Psychology
406 Carroll Hall
540-464-7194
girejt@vmi.edu

Col. Myke H. Gluck, Ph.D.

Emeritus Professor
Ph.D. - Syracuse University
540-464-7858
gluckmh@vmi.edu

Col. (ret.) Marcelo S. Goncalez

Officer in Charge
540-464-7962
goncalezms@vmi.edu

Maj. L. Janelle Gornick, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Montana
Specialty: Political Psychology (with emphasis on leadership, rhetoric, cognitive complexity and conflict)
416 Carroll Hall
540-464-7078
gornicklj@vmi.edu

Charlene C. Graves

Administrative Assistant
709 Nichols
540-464-7308
gravescc@vmi.edu

Col. David Gray, Ph.D., U.S. Army (Ret)

Director
226 Marshall Hall
540-464-7361
graydr@vmi.edu

Peter L. Guilford

Print and PC Support Technician
315 Nichols
540-464-7986
guilfordpl@vmi.edu

Col. Dave Hall

Director, International Programs
102 Old Hospital
540-464-7350
halldb@vmi.edu

Di Han

Institutional Research Analyst
540-464-7022
hand@vmi.edu

Laurin Hanger

Desktop Support Manager
311 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7781
hangerls@vmi.edu

Col. Jon-Michael Hardin, Ph.D.

Department Head
Professor
Ph.D. - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
709 Nichols
540-464-7533
hardinj@vmi.edu

Patricia Hardin

Assistant Director, International Programs
101 Old Hospital
540-464-7421
hardinpd@vmi.edu

LTC Daniel P. Harrison, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
Specialty: Physical Chemistry
405E Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7020
HarrisonDP@vmi.edu

Col. Gregory N. Hartman, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
438 Mallory Hall
540-464-7492
hartmangn@vmi.edu

Dr. Christian P. Haskett

Instructor
Ph.D. – University of Wisconsin-Madison
502 Cocke Hall
540-464-7481
haskettcp@vmi.edu

Amy Hayslett

Program Support Technician
201 Admissions Office
hayslettal@vmi.edu

Sarah M. Hebert

Supervisor of Historical Interpretation
540-462-6371
hbertsm@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Meagan C. Herald, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Utah
426 Mallory Hall
540-464-7684
heraldmc@vmi.edu

Dr. Vera Heuer

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Indiana University
106 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 6
540-464-7079
heuerv@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Brent D. Hierman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Indiana University Bloomington
106 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 1
540-464-7074
hiermanbd@vmi.edu
http://www.brenthierman.com/

Ruth Ann Hildreth

Programmer Analyst
330 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7708
hildrethra@vmi.edu

LTC Stephen Hildreth, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor
Ph.D. - University of South Carolina
Specialty: Igneous Petrology & Exploration Geology
409 Nichols
540-464-9925
hildrethsc@vmi.edu

Eileen T. Hinks, Ph.D.

Instructor
Ph.D. - Temple University
Specialty: Biochemistry
405B Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7427
hinkset@vmi.edu

Maj. Stephanie L. Hodde, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph. D. - University of Illinois at Chicago
501 Cocke Hall
540-464-7057
hoddesl@vmi.edu

Victoria F. Hodges

Adjunct Professor
M.B.A. - James Madison University
348 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7086
hodgesvf@vmi.edu

Maj. Beth Holcomb

Assistant Director, Marketing
116 Smith Hall
540-464-7135
holcombea@vmi.edu

Brianna Holland

Executive Assistant to the Dean
540-464-7136
hollandbm@vmi.edu

Col. Ryan R. Holston, Ph.D.

Professor
Jonathan M. Daniels ’61 Chair for Academic Excellence
Ph.D. - John Hopkins University
107 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 13
540-464-7165
holstonrr@vmi.edu

Capt Amari Holt

Assistant Operations Flight Commander
2002 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

COL Travis L. Homiak

Commanding Officer
2096 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7275
NROTCVM@vmi.edu

Major Marthe Honts

Sponsored Programs Administrator
300E Preston Library
540-464-7254
hontsmh@vmi.edu

Amanda H. Hostetter

Office Manager
103 Shell Hall
540-464-7096
hostetterah@vmi.edu

Jennifer W. Hough

Instructor
M.S. - Oregon State University
418 Mallory Hall
540-464-7335
houghjw@vmi.edu

Dr. Xiaoming Hu

Adjunct and Chinese Tutor
Ph.D.
410 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7066
hux@vmi.edu

Charles Hubbard

Security Officer
301 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7017
hubbardcg@vmi.edu

James Hudson

Military Store Operations Manager and Post Office Supervisor
401 Richardson Hall
540-464-7303
hudsonjw@vmi.edu

Kim Humphries

Accounts Payable Specialist
311 Smith Hall
540-464-7152
humphrieskl@vmi.edu

Laura Hunt

1st Sergeant
301 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7017
huntle@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Jessica Hyde

Associate Director
Specialty: Letters L-Z (Female), Letters I, U-Z (Male), International Students, Transfer Students (Female)
305 Admissions Office
hydejl@vmi.edu

Col. Wakeel I. Idewu, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor
Professional Engineer
Ph.D. - Louisiana State University
Specialty: Transportation Engineering
610 Nichols
540-464-7409
idewuw@vmi.edu

Joel Idol

Lab Mechanic
107 Mallory Hall
540-464-7359
idoljl@vmi.edu

Maj. Catharine C. Ingersoll, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Texas at Austin
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 4
540-464-7482
ingersollcc@vmi.edu

Col. Jamie Inman '86

Special Assistant to the Superintendent
540-464-7820
inmanjp@vmi.edu

Maj. Michelle B. Iten, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Texas Christian University
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 15
540-464-7683
itenmb@vmi.edu

Robert B. James, Jr.

Colonel U.S. Army (Retired)
Instructor
Economics Mary Moody Northen Chair in Arts and/or Social Sciences
M.Ed. - Bowling Green State University
107 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 11
540-464-7467
jamesrb@vmi.edu

Col. Keith Jarvis '82

Director
302 Construction Office
540-464-7700
jarvistk@vmi.edu

Col. R. Geoffrey Jensen, Ph.D.

Professor
Holder of the John Biggs '30 Cincinnati Chair in Military History
Ph.D. - Yale University, History
510 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7243
jensenrg@vmi.edu

Dr. Bing Jiang

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Emory University
Specialty: Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, and Public Economics
320 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7451
jiangb@vmi.edu

Tristan Jiang, Ph.D.

Associate Director of Institutional Research
101 Smith Hall
540-464-7080
jiangs@vmi.edu

Col. M. Houston Johnson V, Ph.D.

Professor
Department Head
Ph.D. - University of Tennessee
519 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7840
johnsonmh@vmi.edu

Col. Jack B. Johnson, Jr., Ph.D.

Professor
Summer Session Director
Ph.D. - Curriculum and Instruction, Virginia Tech
213 Cormack Hall
540-464-7554
johnsonjb@vmi.edu

Stephanie A. Johnson

Instructor
Writing Center Consultant
M.A. – The University of Oklahoma
215 Carroll Hall
540-464-7045
johnsonsa@vmi.edu

Mr. David Jones

CyDef Lab Cyber Security Scientist
BBA – California State University, Fresno
312 Mallory Hall
540-464-7401
jonesdm@vmi.edu

Melinda Jones

Program Support Technician
337 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7341
jonesmt@vmi.edu

Col. Sarah Jones, Psy.D.

Director, Psychologist
Psy.D. - James Madison University
213 Post Hospital
540-464-7667
jonessl10@vmi.edu

Col. Tappey H. Jones '70, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Specialty: Organic Chemistry
405D Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7422
JonesTH@vmi.edu

Capt. Chad A. Joyce

Instructor
M.S. - Old Dominion University
216 Cormack Hall
540-464-7558
joyceca@vmi.edu

Dr. Jai Kyoung Jung

Assistant Professor
Engineer in Training
Ph.D. - Cornell University
Specialty: Geotechnical Engineering
620 Nichols
540-464-7445
jungjk@vmi.edu

Dr. Youna Jung

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Ajou University, South Korea
313E Mallory Hall
540-464-7498
jungy@vmi.edu
https://www.linkedin.com/in/youna-jung-4755b28

Lt. Col. Ellie Kania

Director of Human Resources
(540) 464-7159
kaniael@vmi.edu

Moni Keeley

Administrative Assistant
307 B Letcher Avenue
540-464-7208
keeleymr@vmi.edu

Maj. Chad Kelland

Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Psy.D. – Argosy University, Southern California
203 Post Hospital
540-464-7667
kellandcj@vmi.edu

LT Michael Kellner

Naval Flight Officer
2094 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7594
kellnerml@vmi.edu

Dianah Kelly

Enrollment Services Assistant
204 Admissions Office
540-464-7211
kellyda@vmi.edu

Jennifer Kelly

Payroll Accountant
311 Smith Hall
540-464-7158
kellyjr@vmi.edu

Lisa A. Kelly

Cashier
310 Smith Hall
540-464-7217
kellyla@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Jeff Kendrick, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Kansas
424 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7067
kendrickjw@vmi.edu

Maj. Curry Kennedy

Writing Center Coordinator
Assistant Professor of English
540-464-7045
kennedycw@vmi.edu

Maj. Molly J. Kent, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign
Specialty: Neuroscience
301D Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7567
kentmh@vmi.edu

Col. Dean A. Kershaw

Adjunct Faculty
M.S. - George Washington University
605 Nichols
540-464-7549
kershawda@vmi.edu

Dr. William D. Kimsey

Instructor
Ph.D. - Southern Illinois University
201A Preston Library
540-464-7555
kimseywd@vmi.edu

Lorie Kingery

Office Manager
226 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
kingerylc@vmi.edu

Col. Keith A. Kline, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Tennessee
Specialty: Biopsychology and Psychophysiology
404 Carroll Hall
540-464-7464
klineka@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Steven E. Knepper, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 1
540-464-7240
knepperse@vmi.edu

Dr. John Knowles

Instructor
Ph.D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
411 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7082
knowlesjw@vmi.edu

Col. Michael S. Krackow, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph. D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
215 Cormack Hall
540-464-7559
krackowms@vmi.edu

Melissa Lackey

Administrative and Program Specialist
200 Admissions Office
lackeymv@vmi.edu

Tracey Lackey, CUPO

Procurement Officer
314 Smith Hall
540-464-7137
lackeytm@vmi.edu

Maj. Steven Landgraf, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Florida State University
Specialty: Urban Economics, Industrial Organization, and Applied Microeconomics
320 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7381
landgrafsw@vmi.edu
https://www.stevenlandgraf.com/

Maj. Michael A. LaRocca, Ph. D.

Assistant Professor
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Ph.D. – The University of Alabama
Specialty: Socio-behavioral influences on well-being; the psychology of aging
302 Carroll Hall
540-464-7860
laroccama@vmi.edu

Dr. Sabrina S. Laroussi

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Texas Tech University
Specialty: Modern and Contemporary Peninsular and Latin American Literatures
426 Scott Shipp Hall
laroussiss@vmi.edu

Dr. Abibat Lasisi

Adjunct Professor
Ph.D. - Applied Mathematics, Utah State University
lasisiaa@vmi.edu

Dr. Ramoni O. Lasisi

Assistant Department Head
Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Utah State University
313G Mallory Hall
540-464-7495
lasisiro@vmi.edu
http://www.ramoni-lasisi.com/

Col. Jeffrey L. Lawhorne

Treasurer
305 Smith Hall
540-464-7156
lawhornejl@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Martin F. Leamy

Officer in Charge
496 New Barracks
540-464-7285
leamymf@vmi.edu

GYSGT Luis Ledesma

Assistant Marine Officer Instructor
2088 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7139
ledesmalm@vmi.edu

Holly Leech

Commandant Office Manager
131 Old Barracks
540-464-7313
leechhc@vmi.edu

Ms. Susan LeMert

Inspector General/Title IX Coordinator
212 Carroll Hall
540-464-7072
ig@vmi.edu

Col. Gary Levenson '80

Deputy Commandant
137 Old Barracks
540-464-7313
levensongm@vmi.edu

Dr. Durig Lewis

Adjunct Professor
Ph.D. - University of London
334 Mallory Hall
540-464-7935
lewisde@vmi.edu

Ryan C. Lewis

Procurement Officer
314 Smith Hall
540-464-7372
lewisrc@vmi.edu

Mr. Bruce A. Lillegard

Adjunct Instructor
M.E. Civil Engineering - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Specialty: Geodetic Engineering, Project Management, and Systems Engineering
618 Nichols Engineering Building
703-618-8403
lillegardba@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Emily L. Lilly, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Director CBMC
Ph.D. - Massachusetts Institute of Technology & Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Specialty: Genetics and Molecular Biology
303D Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7423
lillyel10@vmi.edu

MR Gene P. Lilly (Sgt. 1st Class, Retired)

Contractor, Golden Key Group
Military Science Instructor – MS I
2061 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7843
lillycp@vmi.edu

Dana Lineberry

Administrative Assistant and Receptionist
100 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
lineberrydm@vmi.edu

Col. David L. Livingston, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Professional Engineer
Ph.D. - Old Dominion University
509 Nichols
540-464-7545
livingstondl@vmi.edu

Col. Pat Looney, USMC (Ret)

Deputy Director
224 Marshall Hall
540-464-7946
looneypg@vmi.edu

Sierra Lowder

Registered Nurse
125 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
lowdersd@vmi.edu

Col. William B. Lowe, Jr.

Instructor
M.S. - North Carolina State University
417 Mallory Hall
540-464-7337
lowewb@vmi.edu

LTC Gil C. Rolon, US Army (Retired)

Academic Advising Coordinator
202 Carroll Hall
540-466-7771
rolongc@vmi.edu

Maj. Lunpeng Ma, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Stony Brook University
409 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7454
mal@vmi.edu

Col. Raymond MacDermott, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - Rutgers University
Specialty: International Economics, Macroeconomics
331 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7405
macdermottrj@vmi.edu

Bruce N. MacDonald

Adjunct Professor
Internship Coordinator
B.A. - Trinity College
Specialty: Advertising
323A Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7451
macdonaldbn10@vmi.edu

Tina Mahood

Registered Nurse
125 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
mahoodtd@vmi.edu

Maj. Mary Beth Manjerovic, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Central Florida
Specialty: Disease Ecology
301C Maury Brooke Hall
540-464-7931
manjerovicme@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Sandra Manuel

Bursar
310 Smith Hall
540-464-7144
manuelsb@vmi.edu

Terry Manuel

Fixed Assets Accountant, Financial Accounting
311 Smith Hall
540-464-7162
manuelth@vmi.edu

Maj. Dan Marshall

Assistant Director of Assessment
101 Smith Hall
540-464-7365
marshalldr@vmi.edu

Maj. Gwendolyn J. Marshall

Assistant Director
540-464-7626
marshallgj@vmi.edu

Michael Marshall

Chief of Police
301 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7017
marshallml@vmi.edu

Maj. Rebekah L. Martin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Specialty: Environmental Engineering & Drinking Water Quality
622 Nichols
540-464-7242
martinrl@vmi.edu

Corey A. Matteson

Budget Analyst
303 Smith Hall
540-464-7151
mattesonca@vmi.edu

Jeffrey Matteson

Network Technician
309 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7363
mattesonje@vmi.edu

Marsha Mayhew

Payroll Supervisor
311 Smith Hall
540-464-7157
mayhewmb@vmi.edu

Heather McBrayer

Administrative Assistant
301 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7017
mcbrayerhm@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Daniel F. McCain, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Specialty: Biochemistry
401F Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7456
mccaindf@vmi.edu

Col. Turk McCleskey, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - College of William and Mary
510 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7382
mccleskeynt@vmi.edu

Brooke McCormick

Registered Nurse
125 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
mcmormickbn@vmi.edu

Colonel Tomas J. McCormick

Professor
Ph.D. - George Washington University
502 Nichols
540-464-7546
mccormicktj@vmi.edu

Col. Christina R. McDonald, Ph.D.

Professor
Institute Director of Writing
Ph.D. - Texas Christian Univeristy
323C Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7240
mcdonaldcr@vmi.edu

Col. Robert L. McDonald, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Professor
Ph.D. - Texas Christian University
210 Smith Hall
540-464-7212
mcdonaldrl@vmi.edu

MR Moses McFadden, Jr. (Sgt. 1st Class, Retired)

Supply Technician
1027 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7368
mcfaddenm@vmi.edu

Dr. Elizabeth L. McKagen

Instructor
Ph.D. – Virginia Tech
502 Cocke Hall
540-464-7490
mckagenel@vmi.edu

Amy I. McKemy

Office Manager
303 Smith Hall
540-464-7321
mckemyai@vmi.edu

Lockwood McLaughlin

Photographer
111 Smith Hall
540-464-7207
mclaughlinhl@vmi.edu

Capt. Robert L. McMasters

Professor
Professional Engineer
Ph.D. - Michigan State University
717 Nichols
540-464-7534
mcmastersrl@vmi.edu
http://www.vmi.edu/mc

Carrie Miller

Microcomputer Specialist/Help Desk Technician
315 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7643
millerce@vmi.edu

Col. Emily P. Miller, Ph.D.

Department Head
Professor
Holder of Navas-Read Chair in English Literature
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
323D Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7240
millerep@vmi.edu

Maj. Burt Mitchell

Pipe Band Director
208 Shell Hall
540-464-7231
mitchellb@vmi.edu

Eric Moore

Social Media Specialist
116 Smith Hall
540-464-7281
mooreec@vmi.edu

Vergie Moore

Administrative Assistant
135D Old Barracks
540-464-7580
moorevd@vmi.edu

Deanne L. Moosman

Instructor
M.S. - Eastern Kentucky University
214 Cormack Hall
540-464-7564
moosmandl@vmi.edu

Col. Paul R. Moosman, Jr. '98, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - Auburn University
Specialty: Field Biology
303C Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7433
moosmanpr@vmi.edu

Celeste Morales

Computer Support Technician
310 Nichols Engineering Building
540-464-7098
moralesce@vmi.edu

Brig. Gen. Robert W. Moreschi, Ph.D.

Deputy Superintendent for Academics and Dean of the Faculty
Ph.D. - University of Illinois
210 Smith Hall
540-464-7212
moreschirw@vmi.edu

Ms. Lucy D. Morris

Instructor of Spanish
410 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7066
morrisld@vmi.edu

Col. Tom Mortenson

Associate Director
Specialty: Letters M-R (Male)
306 Admissions Office
mortensonta@vmi.edu

CAPT Jason Murphy

Marine Officer Instructor
2090 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7596
murphyjf@vmi.edu

Michelle Murphy

Office Manager and Scheduling Coordinator
Notary Public - Commonwealth of Virginia
304 Shell Hall
540-464-7263
murphymm115@vmi.edu

Maj. Tim Murray, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Connecticut
Specialty: Labor Economics, Health Economics, Economics of Aging, and Applied Microeconomics
320 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7632
murrayta@vmi.edu
https://timmurrayecon.com/

Stephen L. Neas III

Adjunct Instructor
B.S. - Virginia Military Institute
323 Nichols
540-464-7331
neassl@vmi.edu

Col. W. Wayne Neel, Ph.D.

Professor
Professional Engineer
Ph.D. - North Carolina State University
705 Nichols
540-464-7530
neelww@vmi.edu

Col. Charles D. Newhouse, Ph.D., P.E.

Department Head
Professor
Ph.D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Specialty: Structural Engineering
608 Nichols
540-464-7364
newhousecd@vmi.edu

Kelly Nye

Multimedia Coordinator
111 Smith Hall
540-464-7207
nyeke@vmi.edu

Joshua O'Daniel

Assistant Director, CPTF
540-464-7890
odanieljs@vmi.edu

Tammy Oden

Visitor Services Supervisor
Virginia Museum of the Civil War
540-462-6363
odentm@vmi.edu

Natalie Oleksyshyn

Writing Center Consultant
215 Carroll Hall
540-464-7045
oleksyshynnj@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Eric W. Osborne, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Texas Christian University
519 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7477
osborneew@vmi.edu

Scottie Panebianco

Police Officer
301 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7017
panebiancojs@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Tom R. Panko

Adjunct Professor
M.B.A. - University of Southern Mississippi
401K Preston Library
540-464-7574
pankotr@vmi.edu

Col. Kim C. Parker

Government Relations Officer
315 Smith Hall
540-464-7171
parkerkc@vmi.edu

Lori Parrent

Secretary to the Superintendent
201 Smith Hall
540-464-7311
parrentlr@vmi.edu

Dr. Billy J. Parson

Instructor
M.D. - University of Louisville
Specialty: Introductory Biology
303F Maury Brooke Hall
540-464-7932
parsonbj@vmi.edu

Gwyn Parson

Writing Center Consultant
215 Carroll Hall
540-464-7045
parsongg@vmi.edu

Laura Parsons

Writing Center Consultant
215 Carroll Hall
540-464-7045
parsonsld@vmi.edu

Dr. Timothy Passmore

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Colorado Boulder
Specialty: International law and organizations, foreign policy, civil war, peacekeeping
106 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 2
passmoretj@vmi.edu

Maj. Blain Patterson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. – North Carolina State University
429 Mallory Hall
540-464-7335
pattersonba@vmi.edu

Maj. Sarah Patterson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. – Duke University
430 Mallory Hall
540-464-7678
pattersonse@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Daren Payne '90

Project Manager
306 Construction Office
540-464-7885
paynerd@vmi.edu

Col. Todd Pegg '92

Deputy Commandant for Operations, Plans, and Training
3-115 Third Barracks
540-464-7706
peggta@vmi.edu

Caitlin Perry

Nurse Administrator
225 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
perrycm@vmi.edu

Maj. Chase Perry

Assistant Director
Specialty: Letters D-H (Male), Open House Liaison
201 Admissions Office
perrywl@vmi.edu

Maj. Christopher Perry '05

Assistant Commandant
3-115 Third Barracks
540-464-7326
perryco@vmi.edu

Crystal Perry

Administrative Assistant
201 Smith Hall
540-464-7206
perrycw@vmi.edu

Maj. Sherry Phelps

Associate Registrar for Academic Support
M.B.A. - Averett University
303 Shell Hall
540-464-7191
phelpssa@vmi.edu

Col. Bob Phillips '87

Institute Chaplain
Old Hospital
540-464-7390
phillipsre@vmi.edu

Brittney Phillips

Office Manager
Virginia Museum of the Civil War
540-462-6361
phillipsbj@vmi.edu

Chad Phillips

Maintenance Supervisor
Virginia Museum of the Civil War
540-462-6365
phillipscr@vmi.edu

Derek Pinkham

Conference Project Manager
Project Management Professional (PMP)
Certified Meeting Professional (CMP)
540-464-7582
pinkhamdj@vmi.edu

Shana Pooley

Office Manager
311 Carroll Hall
540-464-7560
pooleysl@vmi.edu

Sgt. 1st Class Vincent Porter

Military Science Instructor – MS I
2020 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7147
portervd@vmi.edu

Donna V. Potter

Executive Secretary
307 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7234
potterdv@vmi.edu

Martha Potter

Administrative and Program Specialist
202 Admissions Office
pottermc@vmi.edu

TSgt Andres Prados

NCOIC, Personnel
2011 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

Mary Price

Writer
111 Smith Hall
540-464-7207
priceml@vmi.edu

Col. Lee Rakes

Director of Institute Assessment and Evaluation
SACSCOC Liaison
102 Smith Hall
540-464-7345
rakesel@vmi.edu

Maj. Andrei Ramniceanu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Professional Engineer
Ph.D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Specialty: Construction Engineering and Management
603 Nichols
540-464-7752
ramniceanua@vmi.edu

Dr. Madeleine Forrest Ramsey

Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Arkansas
519 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7475
ramseymf@vmi.edu

Melinda Ramsey

Office Manager
205 Post Hospital
540-464-7667
ramseymk@vmi.edu

Dale R. Raymond, Ph.D.

Instructor
Ph.D. - Univ. of Maine, Orono
401D Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7424
raymonddr@vmi.edu

Sgt. Maj. Matthew Reed

Chief Military Science Instructor
2020 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7175
reedmj@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. J. Patrick Rhamey, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Arizona
Specialty: Conflict, International Relations Theory, Regional Politics, Major and Regional Powers
107 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 12
540-464-7675
rhameyjp@vmi.edu
https://patrickrhamey.com/

Col. Holly J. Richardson, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - The Ohio State University
211 Cormack Hall
540-464-7577
richardsonhj@vmi.edu

Dr. Duncan J. Richter

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 13
540-464-7735
richterdj@vmi.edu

Capt. John E. Riester, Jr., Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Professional Engineer
Summer Transition Program Director (STP)
Ph.D. - Old Dominion University
Specialty: Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Engineering
605 Nichols
540-464-7701
riesterje@vmi.edu

Col. Steven Riethmiller

Instructor and Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. – University of South Carolina
405F Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7425
riethmillers@vmi.edu

Zebulen A. Riley

Adjunct Professor
M.A. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Specialty: Applied Microeconomics and Public Choice
311 Cocke Hall
540-464-7451
rileyza@vmi.edu

Tamera Robinette

Licensed Practical Nurse
125 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
robinettetb@vmi.edu

Wesley Robinson

Director
333 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7036
robinsonwl@vmi.edu

Dana Rogers

Administrative Assistant
462 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7676
rogersdf@vmi.edu

Col. Gary K. Rogers, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Professional Engineer
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Specialty: Geotechnical Engineering and Geology
621 Nichols
540-464-7411
rogersgk@vmi.edu

Lt Col Michael ‘Keystone’ Rose

Education Officer
2017 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

Samuel K. Roskelley, P.E.

Adjunct Faculty
M.S. - University of Virginia
716 Nichols
540-464-7331
roskelleysk@vmi.edu

Jessica Rowe

Procurement Practitioner
200 Construction Office
540-464-7700
rowejn@vmi.edu

Col. Richard A. Rowe, Ph.D.

Professor
Director of Research, VMI Research Labs
Ph.D. - Michigan State University
Specialty: Vertebrate Biology
301E Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7434
rowera@vmi.edu

Maj. Catherine M. Roy

Communications and Marketing Specialist
226 Marshall Hall
540-464-7052
roycm@vmi.edu

Command Sgt. Maj. Suzanne Rubenstein

Director of Activities
B8 Old Barracks
540-464-7325
rubensteinsd@vmi.edu

Katherine G. Ruffin

Administrative Assistant
B.A. - Elon University
2025-D Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7353
ruffinkg@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Kevin A. Ryan

Executive Assistant to the Superintendent
201 Smith Hall
540-464-7132
ryanka@vmi.edu

Col. Woodson A. Sadler, Jr.

Lecturer
M.S. - University of Southern California
618 Nichols
540-464-7563
sadlerwa@vmi.edu

Col. Chhanda Samanta, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Maryland, College Park
Specialty: Nuclear Physics
331 Mallory Hall
540-464-7506
samantac@vmi.edu

Maj Rolly Sana

Operations Flight Commander
M.S. – Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
2015 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

Col. Howard B. Sanborn IV, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Iowa
Specialty: Comparative Politics-East Asia, American Politics and Political Methodology
106 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 8
540-464-7762
sanbornhb@vmi.edu
https://howardsanborn.com/

Vada L. Sanderson

Lab Technician
315 Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7438
sandersonvl@vmi.edu

Samuel E. Saunders III

Adjunct Faculty
M.E. - University of Virginia
323 Nichols
540-464-7331
saundersse@vmi.edu

Staff Sgt. Joseph C. Schablik

Military Science Instructor – MS IV
3018B Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7638
schablikjc@vmi.edu

Rick D. Schemehorn

Human Resources Assistant
2094 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7277
schemehornrd@vmi.edu

Maj. Mary Schriver

Assistant Director
Specialty: Letters A-K (Female), Letters S-T (Male), Group Visit Liaison
201 Admissions Office
schriverme@vmi.edu

Maj. Jason Schroepfer

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Texas
413 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7965
schroepferjw@vmi.edu

Maj. Liz Elizondo Schroepfer, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D.- University of Texas at Austin
519 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7691
schroepferle@vmi.edu

Mary Beth T. Schulz

Executive Secretary
2097 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7275
schulzmt@vmi.edu

Shane Seaman

Computer/Multimedia Support
307 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7770
seamands@vmi.edu

Capt. Michael Sebastino, USN(Ret.)

Associate Dean for Academic Administration and Planning
210 Smith Hall
540-464-7212
sebastinomj@vmi.edu

Capt. Mark T. Seimetz

APMS - MS II
M.S. - Missouri University of Science and Technology
2070 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7380
seimetzmt@vmi.edu

Col. Srimayi (Tinni) B. Sen, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Mississippi
Specialty: Asymmetric Business Cycles, Evolutionary Game Theory, Pedagogical Research, and Law and Economics
301 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7478
sensb@vmi.edu

Deneise P. Shafer

Administrative Assistant
518 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7338
shaferdp@vmi.edu

Elise G. Sheffield

Writing Center Consultant
215 Carroll Hall
540-464-7045
sheffieldeg10@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Ammad Sheikh

Director
Ed.D. - Northeastern University
311 Carroll Hall
540-464-7560
sheikhas@vmi.edu

Mohammed Y. Shihab

Instructor
M.A. - University of Virginia
411 Scott Shipp Hall
shihabmy@vmi.edu

Col. Troy J. Siemers, Ph.D.

Department Head
Professor
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
437 Mallory Hall
540-464-7491
siemerstj@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. David Sigler

Director
307 B Letcher Avenue
540-464-7184
siglerdg@vmi.edu

Maj. Kathy Simms, C.P.A. - Georgia

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Georgia
Specialty: Accounting Education
320 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7452
simmsk@vmi.edu

Jennifer M. Sircy

Financial Services Specialist
226 Marshall Hall
540-464-7114
sircyjm@vmi.edu

Betty Skillman

Supervisor of Visitor Services
Store Manager, VMI Museum
210 Jackson Memorial Hall
540-464-7671
skillmanbe@vmi.edu

Capt. Isaac Slone

Facilities Director, CPTF
540-464-7973
sloneid@vmi.edu

Douglas N. Smith

Instructor
M.A. - Regent University
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 10
540-464-7893
smithdn@vmi.edu

Brig. Gen. Jeffrey G. Smith, Jr., Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - Princeton University
Specialty: Cyberspace Studies
333 Mallory Hall
540-464-7509
smithjg@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Jeffrey S. Smith, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Tennessee
Specialty: Macro-Monetary and Environmental
333 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7542
smithjs@vmi.edu

Kerry M. Smith

Instructor
M.A. – James Madison University
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 1
540-464-7455
smithkm@vmi.edu

Mattie Q. Smith

Instructor
M.A. - Hollins University
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 5
540-464-7186
smithmq@vmi.edu

SSgt Shannon D. “Shane” Smith

NCOIC, Administration Management
A.B.A. – Campbell University
2011 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

Col. Stanton Q. Smith, Ph.D.

Department Head
Professor
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
Specialty: Organic Chemistry
401E Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7426
smithsq@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Ashleigh B. Smythe, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of California, Davis
Specialty: Invertebrate Zoology & Parasitology
301B Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7934
smytheab@vmi.edu

MAJ. Samuel "Sam" Sorrells

Officer in Charge
Moody Hall
540-464-7285
sorrellssg@vmi.edu

Victoria Sorrels

Registered Nurse
125 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
sorrelsvp@vmi.edu

Sgt. Maj. William T. "Tom" Sowers

Institute and Corps Sergeant Major
139 Old Barracks
540-464-7293
sowerswt@vmi.edu

Phil Spalding

Systems Analyst
331 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7713
spaldingpg@vmi.edu

Justin Spears

Technologist / Facilities Manager
540-464-7750
spearsja@vmi.edu

Capt. David R. Sperry

Assistant Professor of Military Science
2060 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7147
sperrydr@vmi.edu

Col. James C. Squire, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Professional Engineer
Ph.D. - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
620 Nichols
540-464-7548
squirejc@vmi.edu
http://www.jimsquire.com

Roscoe B. Stephenson III, J.D.

Adjunct Professor
J.D. - Washington & Lee University School of Law
Specialty: Business Law
307 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7455
stephensonrb@vmi.edu
http://rbsiii.com/VMI/

Tamara D. Stoops

Lab Technician
417 Maury-Brooke Hall
540-464-7417
stoopstd@vmi.edu

Maj. Jillian Stuart, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Iowa
Specialty: Social Psychology with an emphasis on judgment and decision making
302-C Carroll Hall
540-464-7091
stuartjl@vmi.edu

Col. Gerald "Jay" A. Sullivan, Ph.D.

Professor
Professional Engineer
Ph.D. - Rensselaer Polytechnic University
719 Nichols
540-464-7532
sullivanga@vmi.edu

Col. Glenn R. Sullivan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Ph.D. - Pacific Graduate School of Psychology
Specialty: Abnormal Psychology and Psychological Assessment
405 Carroll Hall
540-464-7474
sullivangr@vmi.edu

Bruce J. Summers

Adjunct Professor
M.A. - University of Illinois
Specialty: Money & Banking, Central Bank Operations
323A Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7929
summersbj@vmi.edu

Col. Donald R. Sunnen, Ph.D.

Department Head
Professor
Ph.D. - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
422 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7360
sunnendr@vmi.edu
http://sites.vmi.edu/sunnendr/

Katherina "Kat" Swartz

Administrative Assistant
540-464-7314
swartzkk@vmi.edu

Col. Matthew K. Swenty, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor
Professional Engineer
Ph.D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Specialty: Structural Engineering
621 Nichols
540-464-7552
swentymk@vmi.edu

Sydney Tammarine

Instructor
M.F.A. - Hollins University
317 Cocke Hall
540-464-7484
tammarinese@vmi.edu

Kaye Taylor

Office Manager
206 Carroll Hall
540-464-7636
taylorpk@vmi.edu

Maj. Byron "Tony" Teague

Officer in Charge
496 New Barracks
540-464-7285
teagueba@vmi.edu

Brent Tenney

Windows Server Administrator
Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7854
tenneydb@vmi.edu

Maj. Christopher Terapane

Assistant Comptroller/General Accounting Manager
320 Smith Hall
540-464-7161
terapanecj@vmi.edu

Loretta F. Thompson

Executive Secretary
436 Mallory Hall
540-464-7335
thompsonlf@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Pennie J. Ticen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Massachusetts, Amherst
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 7
540-464-7479
ticenpj@vmi.edu

Col. Thomas C. Timmes, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
US Army, Retired
Professional Engineer
Board Certified Environmental Engineer
Ph.D. - Pennsylvania State University
Specialty: Environmental Engineering, Water and Wastewater
619 Nichols Engineering Building
540-464-7869
timmestc@vmi.edu

Deborah Tomlin

Executive Secretary
320 Mallory Hall
540-464-7225
tomlindj@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Kathleen Tomlin, VCO, VCCO, CUPO

Director
316 Smith Hall
540-464-7166
tomlinkh@vmi.edu

Col. Daniela M. Topasna, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Specialty: Nanoscale Materials and Nonlinear Optics
329 Mallory Hall
540-464-7046
topasnadm@vmi.edu

Col. Gregory A. Topasna, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
Specialty: Astronomy, Thin Films and Thin Film Devices
330 Mallory Hall
540-464-7502
topasnaga@vmi.edu

Lisa Tracy

Writing Center Consultant
215 Carroll Hall
540-464-7045
tracyek@vmi.edu

Col. Stacia K. Vargas, Ph.D.

Department Head, Physics and Astronomy
Ph.D. - University of Connecticut
Specialty: Nonlinear Optics and Laser Spectroscopy
327 Mallory Hall
540-464-7027
vargassk@vmi.edu

Maj. Leonard Vaughn

Information Security Officer
334 Nichols Engineering Annex
540-464-7725
vaughnlb@vmi.edu

John R. Vosburgh

Instructor
M.S. - Syracuse University
418 Mallory Hall
540-464-7339
vosburghjr@vmi.edu

Maj. Doug B. Wainwright

IT Manager and Instructor
M.A. - Distance Education, University of Maryland University College
207A Mallory Hall
540-464-7290
wainwrightdb@vmi.edu

Col. William J. Wanovich

Commandant of Cadets
131 Old Barracks
540-464-7313
wanovichwj10@vmi.edu

Capt Antonio Watkins

Recruiting Officer
2007 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7354
afrotc@vmi.edu

Col. Clifford T. West, Jr., Ph.D.

Department Head
Professor
Ph.D. - Indiana University
Specialty: Top management demographics and decision making, Principles of Management, Business Policy and Entrepreneurship
318 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7449
westct@vmi.edu

Maj. McLaren Westland

104th Division (Instructor Training), US Army Reserve
Military Science Instructor
2020 Kilbourne Hall
westlandmg@vmi.edu

Capt. Alicia Wheeler

Assistant Registrar for Institutional Compliance
B.A. - University of North Florida
303 Shell Hall
540-464-7797
wheeleras@vmi.edu

Maj. Sara S. Whipple, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Cornell University
Specialty: The effects of poverty and associated risk factors on children's development with a specific focus on educational outcomes.
413 Carroll Hall
540-464-7239
whippless@vmi.edu

Mr. James White

CyDef Lab IT Manager
BS – Westwood College of Technology, Denver
207A Mallory Hall
540-464-7655
whitejl@vmi.edu

Jordan M. Whitman

Instructor
M.A. – Liberty University
100 Moody Hall
540-464-7221
whitmanjm@vmi.edu

Col. Neil Whitmore

Interim Director of Admissions
Specialty: Letters J-L (Male), Transfer Students (Male), Alumni Liaison
104 Moody Hall
whitmorend@vmi.edu

Capt. Jim Whitten

Instructor
M.A.Ed. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
210 Cormack Field
540-464-7925
whittenjh@vmi.edu

Linda W. Wickline

Assistant Bursar, Cadet Accounting
310 Smith Hall
540-464-7153
wicklinelw@vmi.edu

Terry B. Wilhelm

Benefits Administrator
305 Letcher Avenue
540-464-7720
wilhelmtb@vmi.edu

Maj. Rodney F. Wilkins, Ph.D., P.E.

Instructor
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
Specialty: Fluid Mechanics, Materials & Energy Systems
623 Nichols
540-464-7238
wilkinsrf@vmi.edu

Col. James L. Williams, Jr.

Post Engineer
301 Shell Hall
540-464-7119
williamsjl@vmi.edu

Capt. Travis Williams

Assistant Professor of Military Science
MS I Instructor
2052 Kilbourne Hall
(540) 464-7846
williamstj@vmi.edu

Maj. Henry A. Wise, III

Assistant Professor
M.F.A. - University of Mississippi
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 12
540-464-7037
wiseha@vmi.edu

Megan Wright

Registered Nurse
125 Post Hospital
540-464-7218
wrightme@vmi.edu

Col. William “Bill” Wyatt

Director of Communications and Marketing
111 Smith Hall
540-464-7170
wyattwj@vmi.edu

Dr. Laura Xie

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Stanford University
412 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7459
xief@vmi.edu

Dr. Christopher S. Yates

Instructor
Ph.D. – Boston College
502 Cocke Hall
540-464-7429
yatescs@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Denise Young

Director
Ph.D. - Virginia Tech, Curriculum and Instruction - Educational Psychology
207A Carroll Hall
540-464-7741
youngdh125@vmi.edu

Donna H. Young

Office Manager
101 Smith Hall
540-464-7345
youngdh@vmi.edu

Robbin Youngblood

Graphic Designer
111 Smith Hall
540-464-7207
youngbloodre@vmi.edu

LT Drew Yuen

Instructor of Naval Science
2080 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7595
yuenja@vmi.edu

Michael Zanie

Director of Food Service
540-464-7374
zaniemr@vmi.edu

LT Joseph Ziobro

Naval Science Instructor
2084 Kilbourne Hall
540-464-7274
ziobrojc@vmi.edu