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Elaine Humphrey

Director, MG W. Thomas Rice Center for Leader Development

Dr. Elaine Humphrey is the director of the Major General W. Thomas Rice Center for Leader Development.

Dr. Humphrey has worked for more than 17 years in higher education to include assistant director for academic support and associate director for research and assessment for the Student Success Center (formerly known as the Center for Academic Enrichment and Excellence) at Virginia Tech and director of the Miller Academic Center and director of Teacher Education at Virginia Military Institute.

She has taught at both the undergraduate and graduate level.

While at Virginia Tech, she served as the graduate student representative to the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors and was selected as a Virginia Tech Multicultural Fellow. Dr. Humphrey currently serves on the Executive Board of the National College Learning Center Association as the certification officer and is a member of a number of professional organizations to include the National Association for Developmental Education and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators. She also served the Virginia Association for Developmental Education as the Four-Year Institutional Representative.