Administration

Meet the administration of Virginia Commonwealth University below, or view the organizational chart [PDF].

Michael Rao, Ph.D.

Michael Rao, Ph.D.
President, VCU and VCU Health System

Kevin Allison, Ph.D.

Kevin Allison, Ph.D.
Senior assistant to the president and interim vice president for Inclusive Excellence

Bill Cole

Bill Cole
Executive director of Audit and Compliance Services

Matthew A. Conrad, J.D.

Matthew A. Conrad, J.D.
Executive director of government and board relations

Deborah Davis

Deborah Davis
CEO of VCU Health System Hospitals and Clinics and vice president for clinical affairs

Karol Gray

Karol Gray
Vice president for Finance and Budget

Ed Grier

Ed Grier
Interim vice president for Development and Alumni Relations

Karah L. Gunther

Karah L. Gunther, J.D., M.H.A.
Executive director of Government Relations and Health Policy

Gail Hackett, Ph.D.

Gail Hackett, Ph.D.
Provost and vice president for Academic Affairs

Pamela D. Lepley

Pamela D. Lepley
Vice president for University Relations

Francis L. Macrina, Ph.D.

Francis L. Macrina, Ph.D.
Vice president for Research and Innovation

Ed McLaughlin

Ed McLaughlin
Associate vice president and director of Athletics

Wanda Mitchell, Ed.D.

Wanda S. Mitchell, Ed.D.
Special assistant to the president for university strategic initiatives and collaborations

Marsha D. Rappley, M.D.

Marsha D. Rappley, M.D.
Vice president for Health Sciences and CEO of the VCU Health System

Brian Shaw

Brian Shaw
Senior executive director, Office of the President

Meredith Weiss, Ph.D.

Meredith Weiss, Ph.D.
Vice president of Administration