Washington, D.C. Chapter


CAV Angels’ Washington, D.C. chapter serves the immense UVA alumni population in Northern Virginia, bringing together recent graduates and established alumni for both educational and investing opportunities. The Washington, D.C. chapter works closely with the Darden School’s new facilities in Arlington and is prominently supported by sponsor KPMG. Please see below for more information on the CAV Angels Washington, D.C. chapter.


James Small
Chapter President

James H. Small is a principal at Southern Engineering Corporation and partner in several commercial and residential real estate partnerships throughout the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area. 

Previously, James served as a senior foreign service officer at the U.S. Agency for International Development, where he held leadership positions in country missions and steered the Agency’s private sector development and public-private-partnership initiatives. Over the years, James has also been actively involved in providing technical and financial support to various international non-profit organizations, engaged in micro-finance, refugee resettlement, and humanitarian relief in conflict-prone/fragile countries. James’ strong ties to the University of Virginia have evolved with the attainment of degrees (MA, PhD, MBA) and the presence of his twin daughters (‘19) Isabella and Gabriella at the University.


If you are interested in learning more about the Washington, D.C. chapter of CAV Angels, please contact info@cavangels.com. General inquiries about membership can also be directed towards our team via the Contact Us page.


If you are interested in attending upcoming CAV Angels events in Washington, D.C., please visit our Events page.