Parking & Transportation Advisory Committee

VCU Parking and Transportation has established an advisory committee to provide recommendations to VCU's office of the vice president for administration regarding policy decisions related to both parking and transportation. The committee, consisting of eleven members, is chaired by the director of Parking and Transportation and holds representation from university faculty, staff and students across the academic and medical campuses. The purpose of the committee is to ensure parking and transportation decisions for VCU are strategically aligned, collaborative, well-informed, evidence-based, sustainable, executable, and resourced.

In addition to receiving information from members directly, the committee can also be contacted with questions, comments and suggestions through the form below.

Advisory Committee Governance Document

Members of the Committee (FY 2020-21)

  • Chair: Josh Stone, Director- VCU Parking and Transportation
  • Co-Chair: Carlos Brown, Senior Director of Support Services & Planning- VCU Health System
  • Members:
    • Kathleen Blankenship, Senior HR Business Partner
    • Nate Doughty, Asst. Athletic Director- Athletics
    • Keith Van Inwegen, Asst. Director of Design- Facilities Management Division
    • Michele A. Armstrong, Business Manager- Office of Research
    • Alena Hampton, Assoc. Dean for Student Success- College of Health Professions Dean's Office
    • Kendall Plageman, Asst. Dean- Student Affairs
    • Mark Divens, Department Director for Valet Parking Services- VCU Health System
    • Daniel Amatruda, Director of Finance- School of Dentistry
    • Kevin A. Harris, Assoc. Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and Engagement-Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences
    • Victoria Savoy, Asst. Dean for Finance and Administration- School of Pharmacy
    • Rebecca Pousson, Exec. Assoc. Dean- School of Dentistry
    • Shirley B. Farrar, Asst. Director of Finance; Exec. Administrative Asst.- Vice President for Health Sciences
    • Kevin R. Wade, Sr. Associate Director of Administrative Services- Residential Life and Housing
  • Student Representatives:
    • Thomas Levine
    • Amanda Ferrara
VCU Representative to Richmond Regional Transportation Organization's Community Transportation Advisory Committee
John Leonard, Ph.D.

Executive Sponsor Liaison to the Cabinet
Vice President for Administration: Meredith Weiss, Ph.D.