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Sandra Burks

Senior Division Director, Research and Innovation Human Resources
Sandra Burks portrait.
Office of Research and Innovation
Human Resources
Burruss Hall, Suite 340
800 Drillfield Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Mail Code: 9999

Responsibilities

Sandra Bryan Burks serves as the senior division director of human resources for the Office of Research and Innovation. She also is a member of the senior management team of Virginia Tech’s Division of Human Resources.

Background

Prior to joining Virginia Tech, Burks served as the executive director of human resources for the Roanoke City Public Schools. Her experience includes human resources, grant management, program administration, and marketing.

Education

Burks earned a masters of education from the University of Virginia and has completed an additional 35 hours of post graduate coursework in leadership.