Greg Willett

Assistant Director of Development

  • BA English Language and Literature, University of Mary Washington

Greg Willett is a combat veteran of the United States Marine Corps Infantry and a former U.S. Senate staffer that joined the University of Virginia in late 2017 and has served in a variety of Advancement related roles since. In his previous work with the University, Greg led the annual fund at Virginia Humanities to its two best performing years in the organization’s history.
In 2022, Greg joined the University of Virginia - School of Education and Human Development Foundation as the Assistant Director of Development. The son of a career-long elementary school educator, Greg brings a sincere appreciation for our past and current educators, and a strong commitment to support the success of our future teachers.   

A lifelong Central Virginia native, Greg attended school close to home and is a graduate of the University of Mary Washington, earning his degree in English Language and Literature.

Greg and his wife Brittany have embraced city life in Charlottesville, VA adjacent to Grounds, where they enjoy hosting friends and family for game days and events.