Board of Trustees

, our leadership team is committed to providing a unique and rigorous education to our students while creating a path of transformative growth to further solidify our position as one of the world’s premier research universities.

Led by chair Grace Speights, a 1982 alumna of GW Law, the board is responsible for our university's governance. The board plays a key role in:

  • determining how the university will meet the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead
  • overseeing fiscal, academic and physical operations
  • providing leadership for the GW strategic initiatives, which are designed to enhance academics and student life

Grace Speights

Board of trustees chair Grace Speights


Welcome Our New Provost

Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, M. Brian Blake



The Office of the Provost supports all academic endeavors for GW’s schools and colleges and research.

M. Brian Blake, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, and his leadership team promote the efforts of our exceptional faculty and facilitate unparalleled educational and student life opportunities for our students.









Vice Presidents

Our vice presidents provide senior leadership and strategic vision for all aspects of GW life. They leverage extensive practical experience in their fields and help to shape our next century of growth. They’re supported by faculty and staff members, including support personnel.

Vice President for Financial Planning and Operations

Vice President for Health Affairs and Dean of the School of Medicine & Health Sciences

一道本不卡免费高清Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations