Jessica Blair Buchanan
Assistant Director of Marketing & Communications
As the Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications, Jessica is responsible for the design and production of all marketing materials and management of Residential Life and Housing website and social media. Her favorite thing about working at VCU is the ability to interact with students and help them learn about all the Residential Life and Housing has to offer. Jessica has been a member of the VCU community since 2014, having previously worked for a large Ad Agency in Washington DC. She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from VCU and is working on a Master in Product Innovation. When not at work, she enjoys going on adventures around Richmond with her husband and dog.
Dr. Curtis Erwin
Assistant Vice Provost
and Executive Director of Housing
As the Assistant Vice Provost and Executive Director of Residential Life and Housing Dr. Erwin oversees all aspects of on-campus housing. His favorite thing about working at VCU is working with students and seeing their hard work rewarded when they earn their degree. Dr. Erwin has been a member of the VCU community since 2012, having previously held positions at UNC Greensboro, Georgia Sothern University, Texas Tech University and Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Erwin holds a bachelor’s degree in communication from Truman State University, a masters’ of education from Indiana University and an EdD in educational administration from Georgia Southern University. When not at work, Dr. Erwin enjoys reading, spending time with his family and cheering on the St. Louis Cardinals and the Indiana University basketball team.
Assistant Director of Administration
Associate Director of Administration
As the Associate of Administration, Jane oversees the on-campus housing assignments process.
As an Assignments Coordinator, Taylor Inge processes housing assignments for all Virginia Commonwealth University students.
Executive Secretary/ Administrative Assistant
Admin Assistant, Administration
As the Administrative Assistant for administrative services, Martin is responsible for providing administrative support to the marketing and assignments staff.
As an Assignments Coordinator, Barbara Sabol processes housing assignments for all Virginia Commonwealth University students. Barbara’s favorite thing about working at VCU is working with student and their families and helping assist them and the fact each day brings a new challenge to overcome.
Barbara has been a member of the VCU community since 1976. When not at work, Sabol enjoys reading, going to museums and being outside.
Kevin R Wade
Sr. Associate Director of Administrative
As the Senior Associate Director of Administrative services, Kevin oversees housing assignments, marketing and front desk operations for Residential Life and Housing. He enjoys helping VCU student succeed by providing the information necessary for them make well informed decisions about their housing choices. Kevin has been a member of the VCU community since 2013, having previously held positions in residential life and housing at University of Virginia, Marymount University, the George Washington University, Elmira College and University of Minnesota Duluth. He earned a BA in Anthropology from University of Minnesota Duluth and a Masters of Science in Education from Elmira College. Kevin is currently working on his EdD in Leadership at VCU.