VMI Alumni Agencies Governing Boards

There are four governing boards that cast the vision and set the direction for the VMI Alumni Agencies. In each, volunteer leaders of the highest caliber serve VMI alumni and the Institute by providing opportunities to connect and celebrate while securing the path for future graduates of the Virginia Military Institute.

  • Samuel N. Stocks ’90 – Chairman
  • Anthony U. Moore ’78
  • Bland Massie, Jr. ’77
  • Daniel P. Thornton ’78
  • Thomas H. Zarges ’70
  • John Adams ’96
  • Conrad Hall ’65

Non-Voting:

  • Maj. Gen. Cedric Wins ’85 – VMI Superintendent
  • Stephen M. Maconi, Secretary – CEO, VMI Alumni Agencies

  • Samuel N. Stocks ’90 – President
  • Anthony U. Moore ’78 – Vice President
  • Joel W. Andrus ’04 – Region XIII – Hampton Roads Chapter – Regional Director
  • Todd M. Baldwin ’06 – Region XI – Northwest – Regional Director
  • Garland Gray III ’10– Region XII – Central Virginia – Regional Director
  • Guy F. Conte ’75 – Director at Large
  • VACANT – Region VI – Carolinas – Regional Director
  • Abigail L. Dawson ’14 – Region III – Northeast – Regional Director
  • Dennis A. Hackemeyer ’80 – Region VIII – Southwest VA/Shenandoah Valley – Regional Director
  • Grant T. Harris ’06 – Director at Large
  • Richard C. Coupland III ’91 – Region I – Southwest – Regional Director
  • James E. Henry, Jr. ’68 – Region XIII – Hampton Roads – Regional Director
  • Kelly R. Holbert ’93 – Director at Large
  • Max H. Hopkins ’97 – Director at Large
  • Samuel C. Johnston ’82 – Region X – South – Regional Director
  • James G. Joustra, Jr. ’76 – Director at Large
  • John D. Kearney, Jr. ’00 – Region XIV – Metro D.C. – Regional Director
  • Michael A. Kelly ’73 – Region VI – Carolinas – Regional Director
  • David P. Loduca ’81 – Region II – Midwest – Regional Director
  • Anthony J. MacDonald ’83 – Region XIV – Metro D.C. – Regional Director
  • Larry Mays, Jr. ’73 – Region IV – Mid Atlantic – Regional Director
  • William O. Seiferth ’87 – Director at Large
  • Blake W. Thomas ’73 – Region VII – Florida – Regional Director
  • Jeff Washington ’80 – Director at Large
  • Michael C. Zirkle ’97 – Region V – Southeast – Regional Director

Ex-Officio Voting Members:

  • Bland Massie, Jr. ’77 – President, Keydet Club Board of Governors
  • Thomas H. Zarges ’70– President, VMI Foundation Board of Trustees

Ex-Officio Non-Voting Members:

  • Stephen M. Maconi – CEO, VMI Alumni Agencies
  • James F. Dittrich ’76 – Historian
  • Thomas A. Brashears ’95

  • Thomas H. Zarges ’70 – President
  • John D. Adams ’96 – Vice President, Fundraising
  • Ernesto V. Sampson Jr. ’98 – Vice President, Administration
  • Elizabeth D. Camp
  • Daryl L. Deke ’82
  • Alexander M. Earle Jr. ’78
  • John F. Fick III ’72
  • Richard W. Flowers ’72
  • Stephen M. Goddard ’83
  • Garland Gray II ’73
  • Thomas S. Greenspon ’85
  • Bree A. Guiterman ’04
  • Richard A. Hack ’72
  • Glen N. Jones ’78
  • Kerry D. Kirk ’85
  • Kimber L. Latsha ’77
  • Johnathan A. Mayo ’95
  • Jonathan T. Moody ’86
  • Elizabeth D. Moskowitz ’10
  • Brooke H. Pendleton
  • Kurt A. Polk ’95
  • W. Gregory Robertson ’65
  • Carl A. Strock ’70
  • Sterling T. Sweeney ’96
  • W. Lloyd Taliaferro Jr. ’95
  • Gary J. Taylor ’75
  • Charles L. Toomey ’74
  • Dorcas Wilkinson

Ex-Officio Voting Members:

  • Bland Massie, Jr. ’77 – President, Keydet Club Board of Governors
  • Samuel N. Stocks ’90 – President, Alumni Association Board of Directors
  • Stephen E. Hupp ’84 – Immediate Past President, Foundation Board of Trustees

Ex-Officio Non-Voting Members:

  • Thomas R. Watjen ’76, President – VMI Board of Visitors
  • Charles D. Newhouse, VMI Faculty Representative
  • Major General Cedric T. Wins ’85, VMI Superintendent
  • Stephen M. Maconi, CEO – VMI Alumni Agencies

Alternates:

  • Christopher R. Gorman ’96

  • Bland Massie, Jr. ’77 – President
  • Andre Thornton ’98 – Vice President/Fundraising
  • Danny Thornton ’78 – Vice President/Finance
  • Ed Johnson ’79 – Vice President/Nominating
  • Meade King ’85 – Chief Operating Officer
  • David Prasnicki – Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
  • Terrie Conrad – Vice President Development
  • Kelsey Cosh – Corporate Secretary
  • Crissy Elliott – Assistant Secretary/Treasurer
  • John Arthur ’79
  • Julian Bowers ’11
  • Bob Chapman ’84
  • Tim Cordle ’79
  • Steve Craddock ’70
  • Matt Daniel ’85
  • Peel Dillard ’70
  • John Dodge ’83
  • Keith Gabriel ’12
  • Jason Gruse ’97
  • Jeremy Ingram ’95
  • Carson Irvine
  • Ed Johnson ’79
  • Coleman Lawrence ’89
  • Pablo Martinez ’90
  • Bland Massie, Jr. ’77
  • Shelly Pauling ’06
  • Erica Putney ’15
  • Lew Reynolds ’70
  • Erik Siebert ’01
  • Joe Sokolowski ’91
  • Kelly Sweppenhiser ’06
  • Danny Thornton ’78
  • Andre Thornton ’98
  • David Wallenborn ’77
  • Kemper Wharton ’84
  • Gordon Williams ’70

Ex-Officio Voting Members:

  • Sam Stocks ’90 – President, VMI Alumni Association Board of Directors
  • Tom Zarges ’70 – President, VMI Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Jerry Acuff ’71 – Immediate Past President, VMI Keydet Club Board of Governors
  • Ralph Costen ’70 – Historian, VMI Keydet Club

Ex-Officio Non-Voting Members:

  • Maj. Gen. Cedric Wins ’85 – VMI Superintendent
  • Stephen M. Maconi, CEO – VMI Alumni Agencies