Roanokeā€™s Leadership

Headshot of Vice President and Dean of the College, Richard Smith

Dr. Richard A. Smith

Vice President and Dean of the College

Headshot of Vice president of student affairs and resource development, Aaron Fetrow

Mrs. Kimberly P. Blair '93

Vice President - Resource Development

headshot of the vice president of business affairs,  David B. Mowen

Mr. David B. Mowen

Vice President - Business Affairs

Headshot of the vice president of enrollment and dean of admissions/financial aid, Brenda Poggendorf

Dr. Brenda P. Poggendorf

Vice President - Enrollment and Dean of Admissions & Financial Aid

Headshot of the vice president of marketing, Melanie Tolan

Ms. Melanie Tolan

Vice President - Marketing and Communications

Trustees of Roanoke College

Photo of Mr. Malon CourtsOfficers

Mr. Malon W. Courts '92, Chair
Ms. Kathryn S. Harkness, Vice Chair
Mr. James S. Frantz, Jr., Secretary
Mr. David B. Mowen, Treasurer
Mr. Michael C. Maxey, President


*Mr. Kenneth J. Belton, Sr. '81
President, Your Church Partner, Inc.
Salem, Virginia (2023)

Mr. Kirk Howard Betts
Managing Partner, Betts & Holt LLP
Washington, DC (2023)

Dr. Paris D. Butler, MPH '00
Division of Plastic Surgery
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (2024)

*Ms. Pamela L. Cabalka '76
CEO & President, Schaper, Incorporated
Edina, Minnesota (2022)
CMO, Chief Outsiders 
Houston, Texas (2022)

Dr. M. Paul Capp '52
Executive Director (Retired), The American Board of Radiology
Tucson, Arizona (2021)

Mr. Joseph H. Carpenter, IV '99
Senior General Counsel, Norfolk Southern
Norfolk, Virginia (Ex Officio, Alumni Executive Council) 

Ms. Joanne Leonhardt Cassullo '78
President & Director, The Dorothea L. Leonhardt Foundation, Inc.
Dallas, Texas (2021)

Mr. James L. Chisom 
Financial Advisor, Wells Fargo Advisors
Salem, Virginia(Ex Officio, President’s Advisory Board)

*Mr. W. Morgan Churchman '65
President (Retired), Central Atlantic Distributors, Inc.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (2022)

*Mr. Malon W. Courts '92
President, Atlantic Investment Company
Atlanta, Georgia (2024)

Maureen and Clifton Ray Daisey
Co-Chairs, Parent Leadership Council
Horntown, VA (Ex Officio)

Danae Psilopoulos Foley ‘92
Wellesley, MA (2023)

*Mr. James Spencer Frantz, Jr.
CEO and President, Graham-White Manufacturing Company
Salem, Virginia (2023)

The Rev. Dr. Rick J. Goeres
Senior Pastor, First Lutheran Church
Norfolk, VA (2022)

*Mr. David L. Guy '75
CEO and Managing Principal, GS Companies LLC
Charlotte, North Carolina (2021)

Mr. Michael P. Haley '73
Advisor/Managing Director, Fenway Partners/Fenway Resources
Martinsville, Virginia (2024)

Ms. Judith B. Hall '69
Vice President (Retired), General Reinsurance Corp.
New York, New York (2023)

*Ms. Kathryn S. Harkness '73
Professor, Northern Virginia Community College
Annandale, Virginia (2022)

Mr. Richard S. Hathaway '73
Managing Director, J. P. Morgan
Atlanta, Georgia (2021)

Ms. Peggy Fintel Horn '78
Managing Partner, Morneau Shepell SBC Ltd.
Atlanta, Georgia (2024)

The Rev. Robert F. Humphrey
Bishop, The Virginia Synod
Salem, Virginia (2021)

Mr. John E. Lang '73
President and CEO, Pinnacle Development Group
Scottsdale, Arizona (2022)

*Mr. Patrick R. Leardo
Partner (Retired), Global Real Estate, Consultant, PricewaterhouseCoopers
New York, New York 
Senior Managing Director, Domain Capital Advisors
Atlanta, Georgia (2022)

Ms. Nancy B. Mulheren '72
President and CEO, Rumson Management Company, Inc.
Rumson, New Jersey (2022)

Mr. Timothy J. O'Donnell
Chief Operating Officer, Property & Casualty, Chubb Overseas General Insurance
White Station, NJ (2021)

*Mr. Roger A. Petersen, '81
General Counsel, Litigation, Norfolk Southern
Norfolk, Virginia (2021)

Mr. J. Tyler Pugh '70
Managing Director/Investments Manager (Retired), Wells Fargo Securities
Roanoke, Virginia (2023)

Ms. Margaret Lynn Jacobs Reichenbach
President, Deeridge Trust and Chair, Jacobs Family Council
West Newton, Massachusetts (2021)

The Reverend Dr. Theodore F. Schneider '56 (ELCA Representative)
Bishop (Retired), Metro Washington DC Synod
Washington, DC (2021)

Mr. Andrew K. Teeter '71
Senior Vice President, USI Insurance Services
Charleston, West Virginia (2024)

Patrice M. Weiss, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, Executive Vice President, Carilion Clinic
Roanoke, Virginia  (2022)

Dr. Garnett B. Whitehurst 
Vice President, Brooks Whitehurst Associates, Inc.
New Bern, North Carolina (2024

Ms. Helen Twohy Whittemore '80 
Vice President/Secretary, Capital Concrete, Inc.
Norfolk, Virginia (2023)

Mr. Michael C. Maxey
President, Roanoke College
Salem, Virginia (Ex Officio)

Mr. David B. Mowen
Treasurer, Roanoke College
Roanoke, Virginia (Ex Officio)

*Members of the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees