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MBA - Connect


Connect with students, faculty, staff and Admissions representatives from the Darden MBA program.

How Can We Help?

From conversations to class visits, we offer next steps for wherever you may be in your MBA journey. We look forward to getting to know you.


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Contact Us

Darden School of Business 
Office of Admissions 
100 Darden Boulevard 
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Phone: +1-434-924-7281 or 800-UVA-MBA1

Fax: +1-434-243-5033

Email[email protected]

Directions to Darden

Office Hours: Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (ET)

For general MBA and Admissions questions, please visit Frequently Asked Questions. Connect with us by requesting MBA program information, scheduling a campus visitregistering for an upcoming event or applying online. If you have a specific question about your application, please email [email protected], and your message will be forwarded to the appropriate person in our office.

Meet the Team

  • Admissions Committee

    Dawna Clarke, Executive Director of Admissions

    Katherine Alford, Senior Associate Director of Admissions

    Taylor Fisher, Assistant Director of Admissions, Future Year Scholars Program

    Marc Paulo Q. Guzman, Associate Director, Diversity Recruiting

    Cheryl Jones, Senior Associate Director of Admissions

    Whitney Kestner, Director of Admissions

    Brett Twitty, Director of Admissions, Executive Formats

    Haley Whitlock Gyory, Director of Admissions

    Catie Yeilding, Associate Director of Admissions

    Merav Frazier, Associate Director of Admissions

  • Operations Team

    Amy Averell, Admissions Data and Application Analyst

    Jeanne Beeler, Events and Executive Application Manager  
    *Processes applications for EMBA & GEMBA applicants

    Pat Deane, Systems and Application Manager 
    *Processes applications for MBA applicants, last names beginning with A–K.

    Maggie Thompson, Application Coordinator  
    *Processes applications for MBA applicants, last names beginning with L–Z.

    Jenna Wines, Admissions Budget Coordinator

  • Communication and Marketing

    Ellie Hoffman, Assistant Director, Enrollment Marketing, Degree Programs

    Maggie Dodson, Assistant Director, Enrollment Marketing, Degree Programs

    Len Leiser, Senior Associate Director, Enrollment Marketing, Degree Programs

  • Financial Aid

    Susan Loduha, Director of Financial Aid

    Heather Williamson, Assistant Director of Financial Aid