BLACKSBURG, Va., Dec. 7, 2007 – The Virginia Tech Board will hold a special meeting of the executive committee Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 11 a.m. at the offices of Troutman Sanders LLP, (Troutman Sanders Building, 1001 Haxall Point, Richmond, Va., 23219, 804-697-1200) in rooms 15-G and 15-H.
Additionally, two board of visitor members will be telephonically participating. Mike Anzilotti will be physically located at 14201 Sullyfield Circle in Chantilly, Va. Phil Thompson will be located at 8275 Tournament Drive, Building B, Suite 300, in Memphis, Tenn.
The executive committee will review executive compensation, delegation of authority, and procurement guidelines pursuant to the Public-Private Education Facilities and Infrastructure Act of 2002, (PPEA). According to statute, in order to participate in the PPEA, the governing body of the agency must approve guidelines in compliance with PPEA legislation in order to pursue any qualifying project.
Founded in 1872 as a land-grant college, Virginia Tech is the most comprehensive university in the Commonwealth of Virginia and is among the top research universities in the nation. Today, Virginia Tech’s eight colleges are dedicated to quality, innovation, and results through teaching, research, and outreach activities. At its 2,600-acre main campus located in Blacksburg and other campus centers in Northern Virginia, Southwest Virginia, Hampton Roads, Richmond, and Roanoke, Virginia Tech enrolls more than 28,000 undergraduate and graduate students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries in 180 academic degree programs.