alumnae & development

Meet the Staff

Our staff consists of the alumnae office and the development office. We also coordinate Homecoming and Reunion, as well as Sweet Briar Days and other localized events.


Major Gifts and Planned Giving

Claire Dennison Griffith ’80
Director of Major and Planned Gifts
(434) 381-6479
[email protected]

Vice President’s Office

David "Shuff" T. Shufflebarger
V.P. for Alumnae & Development
Senior Partner, Alexander Haas
(434) 381-6162
[email protected]


Donor Relations and Operations

Sarah Lewis
Director of Donor Relations and Operations
(434) 381-6373
[email protected]

Bonnie L. Seitz ’01
Systems Specialist
(434) 381-6417
[email protected]

Katia Suntseva
Systems Specialist
[email protected]

Wanda Vest
Computer Support Assistant
(434) 381-6370
[email protected]


Alumnae Relations and Annual Giving

Marcy Farris
Alumnae Relations & Annual Giving Administrative Assistant
(434) 381-6242
[email protected]