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Florence Gonsalves

Assistant Director of Communications
Florence Gonsalves
Virginia Tech Engineering Communications
460 Turner Street, Suite 306 (0259)
Blacksburg, VA 24061


Florence is the assistant director of communications for Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering. As part of the Advancement team she oversees the college’s strategic processes and editorial content to elevate the programs, research, and accomplishments of its departments’ faculty, alumni, and students. 


  • B.A. Philosophy, Dartmouth College, 2015
  • M.F.A. Creative Writing, Virginia Tech, 2023


Florence is an author, poet and educator with eight years of professional writing experience. She has been at Virginia Tech since 2020.