BLACKSBURG, Va., April 17, 2012 – Jocelyn Sanders of Christiansburg, Va., has been named the new director of development for the College of Architecture and Urban Studies at Virginia Tech.
Sanders began her career at Virginia Tech in June 2008, as an assistant director of development for the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences. In 2010 she was promoted to position of associate director of development.
Sanders is a graduate of Hollins University, where she worked from 2003 to 2007. She held the positions of assistant director of the Hollins Fund, associate director of alumnae relations and major gifts officer.
Sanders began her position on April 12, 2012.
Virginia Tech’s College of Architecture and Urban Studies is composed of four schools: the School of Architecture + Design, including architecture, industrial design, interior design and landscape architecture; the School of Public and International Affairs, including urban affairs and planning, public administration and policy and government and international affairs; the Myers-Lawson School of Construction, which includes building construction in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies and construction engineering management in the College of Engineering; and the School of the Visual Arts, including programs in studio art, visual communication and art history.