Row Three: George K. Anas, II; Terone B. Green; E. Ray Murphy; Brandon Randleman (Student Representative to the Board)
Row Two: Emmanuel Omojokun (Faculty Representative to the Board); Allyn M. Carnam; Robert E. Denton, Jr.; Willie C. Randall
Row One: Barbara Steverson (Secretary); Jennifer Hunter; Keith T. Miller (President), Katherine E. Busser (Rector); Daphne Maxwell Reid; Harry Black (Vice Rector)
Not Shown: William C. Bosher, Jr.; Felix Davis, Jr.; Catherine Gillespie; James H. Starkey, III
The Board of Visitors (BOV) is the governing body for Virginia State University. By Code of Virginia section § 23‑165.6, the Board is responsible for controlling and expending funds of the University including its appropriations, appoint the President, establish tuition and fees and direct the affairs for University.
The 15 member Board of Visitors assemble on campus for quarterly scheduled meetings to discuss strategic planning and budgeting, student and academic affairs, endowment management, resources and governance, auditing, and facilities management. The members also participate in annual and special events on and off campus.