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University of Virginia Foundation

Providing real estate and financial services for the University of Virginia.

Board of Directors

The composition of the Foundation's Board of Directors ensures that it will always act to further the aims of the University of Virginia.

Chaired by the Rector of the Board of Visitors (or their designee), the Foundation Board includes selected members of the University's Board of Visitors, in addition to the President, the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, the Vice President for Advancement, and the Vice President for Research, as well as distinguished members of the public.

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Daniel R. Abramson

Principal, Abramson Properties
Chairman of the Board
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Robert M. Blue

President and Chief Executive Officer, Dominion Energy
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Robert G. Byron

Chairman & Co-founder, Blue Vista Capital
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Kevin G. Chavers

Retired Managing Director, Blackrock
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Frank M. “Rusty” Conner, III

Partner, Covington & Burling LLP
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Jennifer “J.J.” Wagner Davis

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, University of Virginia
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Sean M. Dell'Orto

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Park Hotels & Resorts, Inc. 
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Frederick H. Epstein

Interim Vice President for Research, University of Virginia
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William W. Foshay, III

President, Felton Group, LLC; Executive Director, Quantitative Foundation
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Kristian M. Gathright

Retired COO, Apple Hospitality REIT
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Zena K. Howard

Principal, Cultural and Civic Practice Chair, Perkins & Will 
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Mark M. Luellen

Vice President for Advancement, University of Virginia
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Peter E. Mahoney

Executive Vice President-Chief Program Executive, Truist Financial Corporation
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John L. Nau, III

Chairman and CEO, Silver Eagle Beverages
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Susan W. Ross

President, 1906 Group, LLC; Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, Clark Construction
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James E. Ryan

President, University of Virginia
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Liza Jarvis Scott

Managing Director, Portfolio Management, CornerStone Partners
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Keith J. Willner

Partner, Mayer Brown, LLP
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Ione S. V. Wilsmann

Retired Managing Director, Global Investors Group, USAA Real Estate
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Susi Yu

Founding Partner, Bungalow Projects