Caldwell was a founding member of Gordian Group LLC, providing financial advisory services in distressed and complicated situations. She has also worked for Citibank where she founded the Corporate Finance and Analysis Department.
A fourth-generation Hokie, Caldwell’s great grandfather, Daniel Franklin Hale, was a member of the first class of Virginia Tech and she has maintained a strong commitment to the university, serving on the college’s Roundtable, and the Virginia Tech Foundation Board where she chairs the Development Committee, and the Women in Leadership and Philanthropy Council. She also serves on the Mathematics Department Advisory Board, and the university campaign steering committee.
Caldwell also serves as director and treasurer of the New York Service Program for Older People, director of the Research Foundation for the State University of New York system, director of Techulon Inc., and as a member of the University at Albany University Council and School of Business Advisory Board.