Senior Vice President & Chief Development Officer
President of Mary Washington Hospital and
Stafford Hospital Foundations
Xavier Richardson is the Senior Vice President and Chief Corporate Development
Officer of Mary Washington Healthcare. Xavier is responsible for managing
fundraising, assisting with grant-making efforts for community organizations,
community benefit programs and services, legislative and community affairs.
He oversees the Mary Washington Hospital Foundation, Stafford Hospital
Foundation and Mary Washington Healthcare Community Programs.
Prior to joining Mary Washington Healthcare in 1997, Xavier served as an
Assistant Director of the U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington,
D.C., was also employed by McKinsey & Company in New York, and worked
on Wall Street.
Xavier earned his undergraduate degree from Princeton University, where
he graduated magna cum laude and was a National Achievement Scholar. He
holds a Master of Business Administration from the Harvard Business School,
where he was awarded the General Motors Fellowship for second year studies.
He also received an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Saint Paul’s College.
Xavier received the first James Farmer Distinguished Lecturer Award by
the University of Mary Washington. He was awarded The Virginia Hospital
and Healthcare System’s Meritorious Service Award for outstanding
contributions to the community and healthcare industry and, was the recipient
of the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce highest honor, the
Prince B. Woodard Award for exceptional leadership. The city of Fredericksburg
named Xavier “Fredericksburg’s Hometown Hero” and he
was chosen as a recipient of the “Strong Men and Strong Women in
Virginia History.” Xavier is a recipient of the Rotary International
Paul Harris Fellow Award and the Good Scout Award from the Boy Scouts