Steven H. McKnight

Steven McKnight
Steven H. McKnight

The Vice President of the National Capital Region is responsible for the following:

  • Assisting the president and executive vice president and provost in developing and implementing strategic directions for the National Capital Region
  • Improving coordination of services and operations across multiple locations within the region
  • Enhancing the visibility and presence of Virginia Tech and its programs in the National Capital Region
  • Assisting in developing new opportunities for research, instruction and outreach within the region
  • Helping programs develop viable business models for program development within the region
  • Assisting in leveraging the assets of the National Capital Region to faculty on the main campus in Blacksburg

Offices

Regional Administration

  • Sanjay Raman | Associate Vice President
    571-858-3001
  • Nicholas Stone | Director
    571-858-3004
  • Dianka Murphy | Associate Director for Business Management
    571-858-3016
  • Ryan Evans | Facilities Operations Manager
    571-858-3009
  • Lauren Bulka | Coordinator for Strategic Initiatives
  • 571-838-3108

Information Technology

  • Justin Davenport | Director
    571-858-3052

Federal Relations

  • Chris Yianilos| Executive Director
    571-858-3005

Public Relations and Marketing

  • Barbara Micale | Assistant Director for Communications
    571-858-3008

Administrative staff

  • Ganchimeg Darambazar | Program Specialist
    571-858-3010
  • Renee Newsome | Administrative Assistant
  • 571-858-3000

Northern Virginia Center

  • Kenneth Wong | Dean of the Graduate School in the National Capital Region and Director of the Northern Virginia Center
    703-538-8312
  • Philip Skomra | Assistant Director of the Northern Virginia Center
    703-538-8323