From Emporia, Virginia and a Greensville County High School graduate, Monica Jones Robinson earned an Associate of Applied Science in Administration of Justice from Southside Virginia Community College.
After graduating from SVCC, Monica transferred to Bluefield College where she completed her Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice. She then earned a Master's Degree in Education from Cambridge College. She completed all of these degrees while working full-time at Greensville Correctional Center, where she is currently the Chief of Housing and Programs.
When asked what she would like to share with other adult learners, Monica responded, "Some days you might get a little frustrated and it might seem hard. Push through it and keep your eyes on the prize because it is worth it in the end."