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 executive director for strategy and presidential administration

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

Jay Davenport

Jay Davenport
Vice president for Development and Alumni 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

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
Vice president and director of Athletics

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 for institutional affairs and constituent relations

Meredith Weiss, Ph.D.

Meredith Weiss, Ph.D.
Vice president for Administration