Office of Educational Affairs



Derrick A. Williams, Jr. Associate Administrator
Key Roles: Oversight of OEA’s financial and administrative operations, Budget development, Tracking and Reporting, Grants administration, and Supervisory leadership of the OEA program and administrative staff
Email: Derrick.Williams@vcuhealth.org
Phone: (804) 827-1444

Patricia Walker, Office Manager
Key Roles: Day to day oversight of program office; Administrative assistant to Program Directors; Finances
Email: Patricia.Walker@vcuhealth.org
Phone: (804) 828-9727

JaRonda Beamon, Administrative Assistant Senior
Key Roles: Reception, Office communications, Chief Medical Resident Support
Email: imea@vcu.edu
Phone: (804) 828-9726

Jennifer Nelson-Dowdy, Residency Program Coordinator
Key Roles: Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education/American Board of Internal Medicine liasison; Resident training records, and Credentialing
Email: Jennifer.Nelson-Dowdy@vcuhealth.org
Phone: (804) 828-6724

Sarah Laing, Residency Program Coordinator
Key Roles: Recruitment Coordinator; Website development and support; New Innovations coordination and maintenance, Evaluations coordinator, Member of the Coordinator’s Council Executive Board
Email: Sarah.Laing@vcuhealth.org
Phone: (804) 828-5161

LaCretia Lewis, Fellowship Program Coordinator
Key Roles: Oversight of all subspecialty fellowship program administration in the Divisions of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition, Infectious Diseases, Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education/American Board of Internal Medicine liaison; fellow credentialing
Email: LaCretia.Lewis@vcuhealth.org
Phone: (804) 628-4497

Victoria Mansfield, Fellowship Program Coordinator
Key Roles: Oversight of all subspecialty fellowship program administration in the Divisions of Endocrinology & Metabolism, Hematology, Oncology & Palliative Care, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine; Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education/American Board of Internal Medicine liaison; Chair of the Coordinator’s Council Executive Board; fellow credentialing
Email: Victoria.Mansfield@vcuhealth.org
Phone: (804) 628-5016

Jeanette Wood, Fellowship Program Coordinator
Key Roles: Oversight of all subspecialty fellowship program administration in the Divisions of Cardiology, Nephrology, and Geriatrics; Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education/American Board of Internal Medicine liaison; fellow credentialing
Email: Jeanette.Wood@vcuhealth.org
Phone: (804) 828-3149