Beverly Wakefield is a Senior Associate Director in the University of Virginia’s Office of Alumni and Parent Engagement. She is responsible for overseeing signature programming, special events, and athletic-related activities, including ACC and NCAA basketball events and Bowl game festivities for football. She also manages a small portfolio of regional UVA Clubs. Beverly has worked for UVA since 2003, serving in several leadership roles. Prior to her career in higher education, Beverly worked in the museum profession at the Smithsonian Institution and Jefferson’s Monticello. Her undergraduate degree is in Art History and her graduate work is in Museum Studies.