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Executive Vice President

Roy W. Ferguson Jr. roy-ferguson headshot

Executive Vice President


Roy Ferguson is the executive vice president of Bridgewater College. Ferguson graduated with honors from the University of Virginia, and received his law degree from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law of the College of William and Mary. Following law school, he served as a law clerk for the Honorable Jackson L. Kiser, Judge of the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia.

Before joining the College in 2003, Ferguson practiced law for 20 years in Harrisonburg, Virginia. His areas of practice included estate planning and administration, business and tax-exempt entity representation, health care, real estate and finance, and civil litigation (primarily professional malpractice) in both state and federal trial and appellate courts.

Ferguson has been part of the College’s leadership team since he came to Bridgewater and served as interim president from 2012-2013. Ferguson oversees compliance, Title IX and institutional research.

Ferguson is a member of the Virginia State Bar, the Virginia Bar Association and the National Association of College and University Attorneys.