Vera Goode

Admissions Office & Events Manager

Vera Martin Goode is a native of South Hill Virginia. Goode retired with 36 years in Human Resources, with experience spanning local and county government, public schools and the private sector. Vera was known for her coordinating the annual Teacher of the Year celebration for Pitt County Schools.

“What I love most about WPU is the family feeling and deep connections you make on campus.”


  • BA, Saint Augustine’ University
  • Public Personnel Administration Certification, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Activities & Honors


  • Life Membership, Women’s Missionary Society of the AME Church.
  • Distinguished Employee of the Year – Burke County Government