Our Leadership

Penny B. Evins

Head of School

University of Virginia - B.A.
University of Virginia - M.Ed.

Deborah 
"Debbie" Miller 

Head of Lower School
Western Kentucky University - B.A.
University of Louisville - M.A.

Erica Coffey

Director of Global Engagement and Inclusion
University of Virginia - BA
Virginia State University - M.Ed.

Phyllis Palmiero 

Vice President for Finance & Administration
Fordham University - B.A.
Fordham University - MBA

Tung Trinh 

Head of Middle School
Bowdoin College - B.A.
Lesley University - M.Ed.

Sara Boisvert

Director, Powell Institute for Responsible Citizenship
804.741.9727
sara_boisvert@collegiate-va.org
Middlebury College - B.A.

Kristen Williams 

Vice President of Development
804.741.9722

Ohio University - B.S.
Georgetown University - M.S.

Patrick Loach

Head of Upper School
804.741.9732
patrick_loach@collegiate-va.org
State University of New York at Geneseo - B.A.
University of Virginia - M.Ed.
University of Virginia - M.S.

Scott Smith

Director of Admission and Enrollment Management
804.726.3273
scott_smith@collegiate-va.org
Davidson College - B.S.
Harvard Graduate School of Education - MA M. Ed.

Katherine Oliver 96'

Director of Strategic Communications
University of Virginia - B.A.
Virginia Commonwealth University - M.A.

Susan Droke 

Chief Academic Officer
University of Memphis - B.S.
University of Memphis - M.Ed.

Karen Doxey 

Athletic Director
West Chester University - B.S.
Old Dominion University - M.Ed.

Louis Fierro II

Interim Director of Information Technology
804.726.3283
University of Virginia - BA
University of Richmond - MBA