Meet The AITP Board: Fall 2017


Shaye Jarvis

President: 2016 - Present
Social Media Chair: 2015 - 2016

Shaye Jarvis is the current president of AITP. She is from Chesapeake, VA and entering her senior year. This her second year serving as the president of AITP, and she is eager to continue growing our AITP network. Shaye has held two internships with Dominion Energy and has accepted a full-time offer there. She loves VCU's School of Business and the Information Systems department. Shaye is excited to meet and extend her assistance to all of you as our goal is to see each and everyone succeed.


Ben Brooks

Vice President of Operations: 2017 - present

Ben Brooks is a senior who transferred to VCU from John Tyler Community College. He is heavily involved in the School of Business and the Honors College and has a passion for bringing people together to create meaningful connections.

Ben spent the summer of 2017 abroad doing consulting work through the International Consulting Program at VCU and is currently interning for NewMarket Corporation in the User Support division.


Giovanni Knight

Secretary: 2017 - present

Giovanni Knight is AITP's Secretary. She is from Chesapeake, VA. This year she is a sophomore and plans to declare her major in Information Systems at the end of the year. While starting her IS journey, Giovanni has been given the opportunity to volunteer for many events including the Virginia Research Information Systems Seminar. She looks forward to continuing to hone her skills for more opportunities for volunteering, as well as internships and jobs in the future.


Justin Fitchett

Chief Technology Officer: 2017 - present

Justin Fitchett is a senior graduating this semester with a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems. Residing from Hampton, VA, he has earned his Associates Degree in Information Systems on December 2014 and transferred to VCU in the Fall of 2015. Justin took the position of Chief Technology Officer for AITP in Spring 2017. 

He enjoys technology and being academically active in the School of Business. Justin is looking forward to a successful semester this year and hopes to obtain a job opportunity after graduation. 


Eric Dong

Treasurer: 2015 - present

Eric Dong is a Senior studying Information Systems graduating in December. He holds the position as Treasurer for AITP. While studying, Eric is also working with VCU Technology Services part time and Delta Air Lines as a Co-op.  


Christy Abuyan

Social Media Specialist: 2016 - present

Christy is the Social Media Specialist for AITP. She is from Virginia Beach, VA and is a senior majoring in Information Systems. She interned at the U.S. Government Accountability Office Headquarters in Washington D.C. over the summer of 2017 as an IT Analyst. Christy loves all things tech and is excited for what’s to come at AITP.


Roshaan Khan

Chief Recruiting Officer: 2016 - present

Roshaan is the Chief Recruitment Officer for AITP. Currently, he is a senior and lives in Springfield, VA. This last summer he worked at the Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group as a Software Engineering Intern and AITP played a strong role in aiding him with the skills to secure the position.

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Jerron Norman

Recruiting Officer: 2017 - present

Jerron Norman is a sophomore from Richmond, Virginia and an Information Systems major with a minor in Computer Science. He is the Recruitment Officer for AITP and currently interning at Costar Group doing real-estate investment and tenant surveying.