Ruth Candler Administrative Assistant

Ruth Candler


Ruth Cleaveland Candler joined Washington and Lee's development staff in 2014. She has held a number of marketing and managerial positions in both the publishing and manufacturing industries. Prior to coming to W&L, Ruth worked in Account Services for Modine Manufacturing Company in Buena Vista, Virginia. She previously served as director of marketing for Brain, Child magazine from 2004 to 2011. Ruth and her husband John Paul reside in Lexington and have two children.

Education: James Madison University, B.S.

Areas of Responsibility: Management of the Class Secretary Program and support of the Annual Giving Office

Hobbies/Interests: Gardening, cooking, reading, hiking, and travel