David Lipscomb grew up in Mecklenburg County and graduated from Bluestone Senior High School before attending Southside Virginia Community College. He earned two degrees from SVCC: an Associate of Applied Science in Drafting and Designing and an Associate of Applied Science in Electronics.
Tabitha Poore grew up in Lunenburg County and graduated from Central High School before attending Southside Virginia Community College, from where she earned an Associate of Arts and Sciences in Business Administration.
Carie Dalton Watters, a 1998 Nottoway High School graduate, first attended Southside Virginia Community College (SVCC) as a dual-enrollment student. Once she graduated high school, she continued her studies at SVCC.
A Greensville County High School graduate, Lisa Anderson earned her Associate of Arts and Sciences in Education from Southside Virginia Community College. After completing the degree at SVCC, she transferred to St. Paul’s College, finishing her Bachelor’s degree with honors. After graduation, she began teaching third grade.
Born and raised in Nelson, Virginia, Brandy Morris graduated from Bluestone Senior High School before attending Southside Virginia Community College. Her work ethic developed early, as she managed to work two part-time jobs and was a member of the cheerleading squad while still in high school.
LaTonya Franklin, from Emporia, graduated from Greensville County High School. She earned two degrees from Southside Virginia Community College: an Associate of Applied Science in Human Services and an Associate of Arts and Sciences in General Studies/ Human Services, both of which she completed with high honors.
Meredith Colley grew up in Phenix in Charlotte County and graduated from Randolph Henry High School. After earning her Associate of Arts and Sciences in General Studies from Southside Virginia Community College, she transferred to the University of Virginia, completing a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology.
Sharon Adams graduated from Greensville County High School with a diploma and as a Nurse Aide. She earned her Practical Nursing license a short time later and was employed by Greensville Memorial Hospital. In an effort to advance and improve her employability, Sharon made the decision to enter Southside Virginia Community College's Registered Nursing program.
Dietrich Fields, a native of Paterson, New Jersey, completed his Associate in Applied Science Degree in Human Services from Southside Virginia Community College. He went on to earn his Bachelor's Degree in Behavioral Science from Bluefield College. He is employed full-time with Southside Community Services Board...
Holly Elliott is a full-time employee, student and mom from Buffalo Junction, Virginia. She started taking classes through Southside Virginia Community College as a dual-enrollment student while in high school in Halifax County. She graduated from SVCC in the spring of 2011 with an Associate Degree in Business Administration.