NET WORTH: Unknown
SOURCE OF WEALTH: Argon ST
FUNDING AREAS: Education & Youth, Health, Religious
OVERVIEW: Victor Sellier and family do their grantmaking through the Sellier Family Foundation. It supports health and schools with family connections.
BACKGROUND: Victor F. Sellier graduated from Georgetown University and holds an MBA in international business from American University. He worked for Engineering Research Associates. From 1995 until 1999, he was vice president and assistant general manager of the Falls Church division of Raytheon E-Systems. Sellier went on to co-found Argon Engineering, now Argon ST, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Boeing.
EDUCATION & YOUTH: Sellier sat on the board of The Catholic University of America, which he supports. Other grantees include The Bolles School, The Heights School (where one of his sons teaches), and Georgetown Visitation School.
HEALTH: Grantees include Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation.
RELIGIOUS: The family prioritizes funds for religious organizations. They support Diocese of Arlington, Scriptures in Use, and St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church.
LOOKING FORWARD: Sellier retired from Argon ST at the end of last decade and started his family foundation. He has not made grants widely; expect continued support of institutions with a personal connection to the family.
Sellier Family Foundation
3 Clarks Branch Rd.
Great Falls, VA 22066