Pamela J. White, Rector
Judge White served as an active litigator for 30 years with a private firm, trying cases in state and federal courts, and as a frequent instructor on employment matters, author on lawyer professionalism issues, and arbitrator and mediator in employment and complex tort and commercial cases. Since February 2007, she has served as a trial judge on the Circuit Court bench in Baltimore City, Maryland, where she has worked on the Criminal and Civil dockets and in the Family Division. Among many significant offices held, Judge White is the past President of the Maryland State Bar Association. A 1974 alumna of the University of Mary Washington, she earned her law degree at Washington and Lee University, where she served on the Board of Trustees for 10 years. A recipient of numerous awards, Judge White has been named a Distinguished Alumna of UMW and of W&L, is an honorary member of UMW Phi Beta Kappa, and former member of the UMW Alumni Association Board of Directors.
Holly T. Cuellar, Vice Rector
Mrs. Cuellar is a political consultant who served in the Office of the Virginia Attorney General as Deputy Scheduler and as the Hampton Roads Community Outreach Coordinator, maintaining and supporting the Class Action program for Virginia school children. She also served on the City of Virginia Beach’s Gang Task Force, was a regional manager for the Keeping Virginia Safe and Strong programs, and helped develop programs to promote Internet safety and senior advocacy. A 1989 alumna of the University of Mary Washington, Mrs. Cuellar has also worked as legislative aide for Governor Robert McDonnell.
Mary J. Berry
Ms. Berry retired in 2008 as the Executive Director of Engineering at Aerojet Corporation in Gainesville, Virginia, concluding a career that spanned over four decades in the design, development, and management of solid propellant propulsion systems. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech and a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from The George Washington University. Among her numerous honors and professional activities, Ms. Berry was the first female Registered Professional Engineer in Virginia.
Tara C. Corrigall
Ms. Corrigall, who graduated from Mary Washington in 1982, is a financial advisor and director of advisory and brokerage services at the Virginia Beach branch of UBS (formerly PaineWebber). She held a similar position in Nashville prior to her move to Virginia Beach in 2008. Previously, Corrigall was an assistant branch manager in Atlanta. She is a Certified Investment Management Analyst and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Central Business District Association of Virginia Beach and of the Board of Directors of the YWCA of South Hampton Roads.
Ms. Corrigall served on the Mary Washington Alumni Board from 1992 through 2000, including a term as president from 1998 to 2000. She is also class news agent for the Class of 1982 and a longtime President’s Council donor. In addition, Ms. Corrigall served as first chair of the UMW President’s Council Committee, and she continues to serve on the committee.
Theresa Young Crawley
A dentist and engaged member of the Fredericksburg community, Mrs. Crawley has been actively involved in her alma mater since she graduated in 1977. As president of the Mary Washington College Alumni Association from 1996 to 1998, she was instrumental in the establishment of both the Washington Scholars Program and the Distinguished Graduate in Residence Program. Along with her husband, William B. Crawley Jr., professor of history emeritus, she served as national co-chair for UMW’s $75 million Centennial Capital Campaign, successfully concluded in 2008. Two years earlier, the couple was awarded an exclusive honor: Washington Medallions, for their “extraordinary accomplishments, generosity and service” to UMW.
Currently, Mrs. Crawley serves as secretary to the UMW Foundation Board. In addition to mentoring and entertaining many students, she and her husband sponsored a UMW student through the Initiative to Educate Afghan Women. Mrs. Crawley is a regular fixture at lectures in the Chappell Great Lives Lecture Series, which her husband coordinates. She is an avid volunteer with many community organizations and is the sole proprietor of an established dental practice.
Joseph W. Grzeika
Joseph Grzeika, who lives in King George County, is a business consultant with Arlington-based Strategic Insight and is president of Joetech LLC of King George. A former electronic warfare specialist for the Navy, he has been president of Planning Consultants, Inc., a project manager for Syscon Corporation and branch manager for Complek Research, Inc.
A member of the King George Board of Supervisors, Mr. Grzeika is on the board of directors for Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Military Affairs Council, the Fredericksburg Regional Alliance and the Rappahannock United Way. He also is a member of the Rappahannock River Basin Commission and the George Washington Regional Commission and has served on the Rappahannock Regional Jail Authority, the Rappahannock Economic Development Corporation and the King George County Planning Commission. He received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Mary Washington in 1983.
Dorcas R. Hardy
Dorcas R. Hardy, who lives in Spotsylvania County, is head of DRHardy & Associates, a government relations and policy firm. She has served in a number of state and federal positions, including assistant secretary of Human Development Services for the Department of Health and Human Services. As Commissioner of Social Security, she was chief executive officer of the national social insurance programs.
Ms. Hardy has launched and hosted the weekly television program, “Financing Your Future” on Financial News Network and UPI Broadcasting, and has hosted “The Senior American,” a political magazine show for older Americans. She also speaks and writes about domestic and international retirement financing issues and entitlement program reforms. In addition, Ms. Hardy is chairman and chief executive officer of Work Recovery, Inc., a rehabilitation technology firm in Tucson, Arizona, and has served on the Board of Directors for First Coast Service Options, Inc., the Medicare contractor of Florida Blue Cross and Blue Shield. She has an MBA from Pepperdine University, a bachelor’s degree from Connecticut College and has completed the executive program in health policy and financial management at Harvard University.
B. Judson Honaker
Jud Honaker, who lives in Fredericksburg, is president of the commercial division of Silver Companies, a real estate development company based in Fredericksburg, where he has worked for 20 years in various capacities throughout the metropolitan Washington, D.C., area, including sales, leasing, construction, engineering and property management. He currently oversees various commercial projects, including major corporate centers in Quantico and Celebrate Virginia, a retail entertainment resort under development in Fredericksburg.
Mr. Honaker is a past chairman of the Rappahannock United Way, the Fredericksburg Area Boys & Girls Clubs of America and the Fredericksburg Museum, and he has served on the City Industrial Development Authority. He is a recipient of the Jaycees Outstanding Young Virginian Award.
Mark S. Ingrao
Mr. Ingrao, a 1981 Mary Washington alumnus, is president and CEO of the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce. His previous positions include vice president of government affairs for the National Apartment Association; vice president of government affairs for the Apartment and Office Building Association; an associate with the executive recruiting firm of Heidrick & Struggles; manager of recruitment for the National Business Development Practice of Arthur Andersen, LLP; and various positions at Washington Gas, including public affairs area manager and manager of compensation.
When he’s not working his “day job,” Mr. Ingrao pursues a passion he inherited from his father: helping out at Washington Redskins home games by moving the chains that signify downs. Ingrao is past chairman of the Board of Regents for Leadership Arlington and the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, and is currently on Leadership Arlington’s board. Additionally, he serves or has served on various boards including John Marshall Bank’s Arlington Advisory Board, the Northern Virginia Transportation Alliance, Initiative for Public Art Reston, Arlington Free Clinic and the Virginia Public Access Project. He is a Certified Compensation Professional and a Certified Association Executive. He served as a co-coordinator for the class of 1981’s 25- and 30-year reunions.
Xavier R. Richardson
Mr. Richardson is Executive Vice President of Corporate Development and Community Affairs for Mary Washington Healthcare and President of Mary Washington Hospital and Stafford Hospital Foundations. He is renowned in the Fredericksburg region as a volunteer with many community organizations, including The Partnership for Academic Excellence, of which he is founder and Director. Among his many honors, Mr. Richardson was named the recipient of the Fredericksburg Area Chamber of Commerce Prince B. Woodard Leadership Award. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, from Princeton University.
Mr. Steen is a 1984 magna cum laude graduate of University of Mary Washington and earned a law degree from University of Virginia. A former president of the UMW Student Government Association, member of the Alumni Association Board of Directors, and recipient of the Young Alumnus Award, he also participated in a leadership role in UMW’s recently concluded, successful centennial capital campaign. He serves as Vice President of Government Affairs for Owens-Illinois, Inc., the world’s largest glass packaging manufacturer. Mr. Steen has served on several state and national boards and is currently the chair of the National Association of Manufacturer’s National Public Affairs Steering Committee.
Joseph R. Wilson
Mr. Wilson is the owner and chief executive officer of PermaTreat Pest Control in Fredericksburg and the vice chairman of the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce. He serves on numerous other boards and is a former Fredericksburg City Councilman. Among his many honors, Mr. Wilson has been named Virginia’s Small Business Person of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration and Distinguished Citizen of the Year by the Fredericksburg Chapter of the Jaycees. He attended Washington and Lee University and the University of Richmond.