Doris serves as administrative assistant to the Director. Born and raised in Christiansburg, Virginia, she has been employed at Virginia Tech since 2003. Doris previously lived in Dallas, TX, and worked as the Associate Coordinator for the Skyline Career Development Center, and at Carlisle Companies, as Executive Administrative Assistant to the Vice President. After relocating to Atlanta, GA, Doris gained experience as a Contract Administrator for Eco-Tech, a water and wastewater equipment manufacturer in the southeast.
Doris holds a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Business Management and Leadership. She was a semi-finalist for the Virginia Tech President's Award for Excellence in 2007. Virginia Tech Employee of the Month, January, 2008. And Doris was presented the Virginia Tech Outreach and International Affairs "Piggy Back" Award for cost savings and efficiency, and the effective use of resources in a resource-scarce environment, December, 2008.
In her free time, Doris enjoys gardening, golfing, reading science fiction, and watching college football.