Sweet Briar College has hired Luther Griffith as vice president for auxiliary enterprises effective May 13. A business executive with more than 25 years of experience in senior-level operational management and finance roles, Griffith will oversee The Florence Elston Inn & Conference Center, the Book Shop and summer programs and camps.
“Luther’s vast experience in managing finance and operations will be a tremendous asset to Sweet Briar — particularly as we expand and strengthen our auxiliary enterprises,” said President Meredith Woo in a news release. “I’m confident he will help us be excellent stewards of our valuable resources.”
Griffith is well-known to the Sweet Briar community, having lived on campus for several years and is married to Senior Director of Alumnae Relations and Development Claire Griffith.
“I’m delighted to take on a more formal role at Sweet Briar College that has been part of my family life forever,” Griffith said in the release. “I’m excited about what’s ahead for Sweet Briar, and I can’t wait to get to work.”