Chaplain Matt Gaventa
(434) 381-6103

CCL and the Office of Student Spiritual Life welcome Matt Gaventa, pastor of Amherst Presbyterian Church, who will be working with Sweet Briar students during the rest of the spring semester. Matt has worked before with the office, and with a number of Sweet Briar students. He will be supporting the Sweet Spirits and their Life Group efforts, which includes his continued leadership of the Food for Thought group. He will also coordinate special worship service opportunities.  Matt’s hours on campus will be very limited, but if you have a chance, please introduce yourself to him.

Amy Payne
Assistant to the Chaplain
(434) 381-6103
[email protected]

Amy Payne moved to Sweet Briar in the summer of 2011. She and her family love living on this gorgeous campus. She is very happy to now be working for the college and meeting lots of wonderful people. She enjoys meeting the students; their insights, ideas and presence add fresh air to her days.