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Universitywide development and communications staff

School of Engineering

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Michael B. Dowdy

Michael B. Dowdy

Chief Development Officer

Phone: (804) 828-1475

Email: mdowdy@vcu.edu

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Cara Clark (B.F.A.'05/A)

Cara Clark (B.F.A.'05/A)

Donor and Board Relations Specialist

Phone: (804) 828-2909

Email: clarkce@vcu.edu

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Cara Clark, a Raleigh native, holds a B.F.A. in dance and choreography from VCU and has worked as donor relations coordinator at the Carolina Ballet in Raleigh. She also holds an M.F.A. in film and video production from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She has worked as a multimedia specialist at Georgetown University Library's Gelardin New Media Center and as editor and videographer for the American Dance Festival’s video blog.

 
Kendra Gerlach

Kendra Gerlach

Director of Marketing and Communications

Phone: (804) 827-0631

Email: kegerlach2@vcu.edu

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Philip L. O'Connor

Philip L. O'Connor

Corporate Relations Officer - School of Engineering Foundation

Phone: (804) 828-9551

Email: oconnorpl@vcu.edu

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As corporate relations officer for the VCU School of Engineering, O’Connor has an insatiable curiosity and passion for engineering, manufacturing and technology. He joined VCU in 2013 after spending several years in private industry, most recently working with the engineering and manufacturing industry in Central Virginia. Taking a concierge approach to corporate relations, he serves as a conduit between industry and the School of Engineering and is responsible for leading the industrial outreach efforts. O'Connor seeks to understand each business and help them engage with students, partner with faculty and access our facilities -- all with an emphasis on corporate philanthropy. He earned his B.S. in political science from Radford University in 2007.

 
Anita Taylor

Anita Taylor

Director, Career Services

Phone: (804) 827-7028

Email: ahtaylor2@vcu.edu

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