Rodney Hall

Deputy Chief of Staff

Virginia State University

Rodney D. Hall is a seasoned professional with over 20 years of experience in secondary and postsecondary education. His career has been characterized by a steadfast dedication to improving student enrollment and success through the implementation of innovative strategies and collaborative initiatives. Hall possesses a diverse skill set, with expertise in higher education administrative leadership, strategic enrollment management, and partnership development.In his current role as the Chief Transformation Officer at Virginia State University (VSU), Hall plays a pivotal role in driving organizational change and fostering innovation across the university. He is responsible for spearheading transformative initiatives aimed at enhancing operational efficiency, improving student outcomes, and promoting institutional growth. Additionally, Hall collaborates closely with top-tier nonprofit organizations to build capacity and strengthen outcomes within VSU, reflecting his commitment to fostering strategic partnerships and maximizing resources for the benefit of the university community.Hall earned a bachelor's degree in marketing from Virginia Commonwealth University and a master's degree in higher education and multiculturalism from George Mason University.