About Us

VCU PMG office
VCU PMG office

PMG Professional Development and Performance Solutions

The Performance Management Group within the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University offers a range of organizational and professional development services to suit each individual agency's needs.   

Meet our Staff

PMG faculty, staff, and associates are senior-level practitioners with extensive background in the governmental, nonprofit, educational, health care, and private sectors. Our diverse staff is equipped with a wide array of specialized skills and experience that provide our clients with the high level of service and knowledge required for effective development programs and customized consulting packages.

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James M. Burke


Phone: (804) 828-1191 Email: View more
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Linda L. Pierce

Associate Director

Phone: (804) 827-0482 Email: View more
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Sherida Davis-Bryan


Phone: (804) 827-1720 Email: View more
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Mike Foreman


Phone: (434) 270-4064 Email: View more
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Gina Barber

Consulting Associate

Phone: (804) 827-2081 Email: View more
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Mandy Fowler

Business Development Liaison

Phone: (804) 827-1583 Email: View more
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Diana Sardelis

Coordinator, Leadership Training Programs and Assessments

Phone: (804) 827-3866 Email: View more
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Debbie Taminger

Administrative Specialist

Phone: (804) 828-7826 Email: View more