Sara Meyerdierks Hillgrove

Adjunct Instructor of Business Communications


Over 30 years in communication, working on Capitol Hill, as a lobbyist and as Communications VP at the National Association of Manufacturers; as co-founder of RMSC, an operations/management company, and as Communications Consultant to Rink Management Services Corporation; and as a university adjunct teaching business communication. 


1989 New York City YWCA Woman of Achievement Various radio and television awards. 

Professional Experience

Academic Experience
Have taught business communications at UR SPCS and RSB, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and William and Mary.



Published in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Business Week, Richmond Times Dispatch, Newark Star Ledger, American Way Magazine, Enterprise Magazine, etc. 


B.A., Sweet Briar College

M.S., Boston University

Contact Information

237 RSB
(804) 363-1658

Areas of Expertise

Business and Political Writing
Public Speaking