The Greenway Symposium is an annual student-run forum and speakers bureau which takes place at St. Anne’s-Belfield School. 

The Symposium aims to inspire thoughtful discussion within the St. Anne’s-Belfield Community and the larger Charlottesville-Albemarle area. Learn more in this video from the student directors!

2022-23 Symposium

Preserving Democracy in America and Abroad: A Conversation with Leaders from Virginia’s Fifth Congressional District

Past Speakers


Tom Perriello '92, 111th US Congress

Denver Riggleman, 116th US Congress

L.F. Payne, 100th-104th US Congress & Event Moderator



Tim Heaphy, Defense Attorney



Jack Hamilton, UVA Associate Professor of American Studies and Media Studies

Dr. Sophie Abramowitz, 2020-2021 ACLS Emerging Voice Fellow at Brown University



Kevin Levin, Author & Historian

Dr. Deborah Lawrence, U.Va. Environmental Science Professor

Ricardo Zúñiga, Senior Diplomatic Fellow.



Pam Sutton-Wallace, CEO of University of Virginia Medical Center

Jerry White, CEO of giStrat, Nobel Peace Prize Recipient

Robert Q. Berry, President of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics



John Grisham, Storyteller, Activist, & Former Politician

Paul Perrone, Inventor, Roboticist, & Entrepreneur

John Hart, Author, Former Defense Attorney, & Stockbroker

William Winter, Neurologist, Consultant, & Sleep Medicine Specialist



Dan Rosensweig, President & CEO of Habitat for Humanity Greater Charlottesville

Timothy Longo, Former Charlottesville Chief of Police

Wendy Amato, Director of Curriculum & Academics at WorldStrides

Toan Nguyen, Co-Founder of C'ville Coffee, C'ville Central, & Community Investment Collaborative

James Coan, Director of the Virginia Affective Neuroscience Laboratory at U.Va.