Jefferson Scholars Foundation Office
112 Clarke Court
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903


Brian Balogh, Director of National Fellowship Program

Katie Cowen (Col ’84), Associate Director of Program Operations

Sarah Elaine Hart (Col ’10), Director of Walentas Scholars Program

Kelli Krawczyk, Program Coordinator

Grace Remer, Program Coordinator

Ben Skipper (Col ’03), Director of Graduate and Undergraduate Programs

Linda Winecoff (Arch ’92), Enrichment Coordinator


Julia Bolger (Col ’15), Executive and Database Assistant

Pat Ingram (Col ’86), Director of Development

Kevin Murray, Director of Gift Planning

Christine Patrick (Col ’92), Associate Director of Development

Peter Schmidt (Col ’70, GSBA ’74), Major Gifts Officer


Mike Lutz, Director of Finance

Robbyn Callahan (Com ’99, Com ’00), Associate Director of Finance

Karen Tapscott, Financial Assistant


Jeff Bialy, IT Operations Administrator

Teri Brandon, Operations and Facility Manager

Lew Burrus (Com ’13), Director of Technology

Joyce Carman (Col ’01), Director of Communications

Helen Dwyer (Com ’92), Director of Business Planning and Operations

Jimmy Wright, President



The Jefferson Fellowship is the premier graduate fellowship offered at the University of Virginia. Based solely on merit, the Fellowship seeks to attract Ph.D. and M.B.A. candidates.

Read more

David and Jane Walentas

A transformational gift for UVA — $100 million to benefit first-generation students

Read more


The Jefferson Scholarship is the premier undergraduate scholarship at the University of Virginia. Scholars are selected through a rigorous selection process that is based on exceptional performance in the areas of leadership, scholarship, and citizenship.

Read more