Development and Operations Coordinator
Tawyana Athey is Development and Operations Coordinator with the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities (VCIC), an organization that works with schools, businesses, and communities to achieve success through inclusion. She has primary responsibility for handling daily office operations, supporting fundraising efforts, and managing VCIC’s donor database.
Tawyana brings over six years of experience working in a collegiate setting and over seven years of banking and customer service experience. Prior to joining VCIC, she worked in advancement and student development for the University of Richmond. In particular, her time with the Office of Common Ground fueled her passion for encouraging and supporting diversity and inclusion.
Tawyana received her Bachelor’s degree in Communications and Business Ethics from Old Dominion University and her Master’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis on Marketing from Strayer University.