Director of CLL
Marcela Chavan-Matviuk, Ph.D. | firstname.lastname@example.org | 757.352.4760
Dr. Chaván-Matviuk serves as the director for the Center for Latino Leadership within the Office of Academic Affairs at Regent University. She has extensive experience in a variety of fields and settings including higher education, ethics, entrepreneurship, mass media, and community and faith-based organizations. She possesses a rich international experience leading nontraditional educational projects and is passionate about cultures and the success of Latino students.
Chaván-Matviuk has a Ph.D. in Intercultural and International Communication, and a master’s degree in both counseling and social communication.
Her topics of research include the testimonial communication, the impact of leadership training centered on values and the experience of Latino students in Christian higher education. Chaván-Matviuk is actively involved in the community as chair of the education committee of the Hampton Roads Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, founder and outreach director of Hispanic Leadership Forum and Chair of the LALP scholarship program. She emigrated to the USA in 1997 with her husband Dr. Sergio Matviuk and lives in Virginia Beach, Va.