Board of Advisors

Scott Dickinson 

Honorable Herbert C. Gill, Jr. '65 

Hal V. (Trey) Lackey '85 

Col Willian Anderson '67

David Stradinger '69

 Kenneth Simon '11

Dr. Curtis J. Smith

Court Vanzant '02

Frank L. Wheeler '85

Frank W. Roach '73

Louise Martin

Gen. Mark O'Neill 

Edwin L. West, III '92

The late Gen. Samuel V. Wilson (1923-2017)
Lt. Gen Samuel V. Wilson (USA ret), emeritus First Wilson Center Fellow; former Wheat Professor of Leadership Studies and President emeritus of Hampden-Sydney College, joined the Hampden-Sydney faculty after a military career that spanned four decades. His service included assignments behind Japanese lines in Burma in WWII and clandestine intelligence, covert propaganda, and paramilitary operations with the CIA during the Cold War. He served as a Special Forces Group commander ("Green Berets"), Deputy Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Special Operations, Deputy to the Director of Central Intelligence, and concluded his career as Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency. 


Faculty Oversight Committee Members

Dr. J. Michael Utzinger, Elliott Professor of Religion 
Dr. Caroline Emmons, Elliott Professor of History 
Dr. Saranna R. Thornton, Professor of Economics and Business
Dr. Trey Thurman, Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy