The Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets is fortunate to be guided by a group of dedicated commissioned officers, noncommissioned officers, and civilian personnel who assist the cadet leadership in meeting the objectives of the Corps. Each staff member brings a different and valuable perspective to the Corps' day-to-day operation.

Please select a staff member from the list to learn more about them.

Command Staff

Maj Gen Randal D. Fullhart
Commandant of Cadets

CAPT Peter Phillips
Deputy Commandant for 1st Battalion

CAPT James Snyder
Deputy Commandant for 2nd Battalion

LTC Charles Payne
Deputy Commandant for 3rd Battalion

Lt Col Don Russell
Deputy Commandant for the Citizen-Leader Track

CSM Daniel Willey
Senior Enlisted Advisor for 1st Battalion

MGySgt Lance Jones
Senior Enlisted Advisor for 2nd Battalion

SGM David Combs
Senior Enlisted Advisor for 3rd Battalion

Jason Oberoi
Assistant Director for the Citizen-Leader Track

Major General W. Thomas Rice Center for Leader Development

Elaine Humphrey
Director

The Highty-Tighties

MUCS James Bean
Director

Corps Recruiting Team

Lt Col Rewa Mariger
Assistant Commandant for Recruiting

LTC Gary Jackson
Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions

Corps Advancement Team

Sandi Bliss
Chief Advancement Officer

COL R. Scott Lyman
Associate Director of Development

Kerry Meier
Development Associate

Shay Barnhart
Communications Director

Col Patience Larkin
Alumni Director

Vacant
Alumni Executive Assistant

Samantha Riggin
Musuem Curator

 

Student Support

Jon McIlvaine
Residential Learning Coordinator

Stephen Tang-Nian 
Assistant Residential Learning Coordinator

Commandant's Staff

CPT Allie Oberoi
Executive Officer

Leketa Miller
Budget/Scholarship Manager

Dean Miller
Manager, Tailor Shop

Nicole Ward
Program Support Technician

Robin Atkins
Program Support Technician