Gene Schutt is a 1975 alumnus of the University of Virginia and since 2006, a full time resident of Charlottesville.
Gene joined the College as Associate Dean for Development in November 2009 and since 2013 has also served as President of the College Foundation. He directs the Arts & Sciences Development Office, a group of advancement professionals responsible for fundraising efforts and alumni relations activities.
Before his arrival at the College, Gene served as the Chairman & CEO of Citicorp Trust Bank. Gene’s 40-year career has included service with several organizations, mostly in diversified financial services on a global scale.
Career moves have taken Gene and his family to Sydney, Australia; Hong Kong; California; and Atlanta. He has been a Director and Executive Committee member of the Financial Services Roundtable Housing Policy Council, The American Financial Services Association, The American Paper Institute, a member of Young Presidents Organization, and World Presidents Organization.