Meet Our Staff
Kimberly Dixon Ferguson, Director
Kimberly Dixon Ferguson has over ten years of experience working in conference services and meeting planning at the University of Virginia, James Madison University, and Charlottesville area hotels including the Boar's Head Inn and the Cavalier Inn. She is accustomed to working with a diverse client list and offers an exceptional attention to detail in planning and project management.
David Craig, Assistant Director
David Craig graduated from the University of Virginia in 1988 with a bachelor's degree in German and English. Mr. Craig worked at Patient Financial Services and the University of Virginia's School of Medicine for nine years before accepting the position of Services Coordinator at Conference Services in 2006. In addition to coordinating the service needs for all summer conferences, he is also the main point of contact for new clients wishing to explore the option of hosting a camp or conference on Grounds. He serves on the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer's Employee Communication Council. Mr. Craig is also an active member of ACCED-I.
Halima Walker, Program Coordinator
Halima Walker attended the University of Virginia and majored in English. She has worked for Conference Services since 2008 in a variety of roles ranging from working with business clientele to coordinating services. She accepted a full time Program Coordinator position in 2010. As the Program Coordinator for Zone 1, she coordinates programs in the Alderman Road, Hereford College, Good-Dillard, International Residential College, Language houses and Bice residential areas. Ms. Walker takes pride in providing the best customer service to clients and program guests and her multiple years of event coordinating experience make her a great contact at Conference Services.