SVCC Alumni Spotlight: Keisha Jackson

SVCC Alumni Spotlight

Keisha Jackson is the Nurse Manager for the General Surgery/Pediatrics/Orthopedics/Oncology Unit at Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital.  She graduated from Southside Virginia Community College with an Associate Degree in Applied Science and transferred to Liberty University, where Keisha Jacksonshe received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing.  She is currently enrolled in Liberty’s Master of Science in Nursing program.

While in the nursing program at SVCC, Keisha says she loved the way her fellow nursing students stuck together and pushed each other to be their best.  Each year, nursing students vote for one person in their class who holds the highest value for the nursing profession through attributes such as caring, compassion, honesty, and integrity.  Keisha was honored to be chosen by her classmates to receive this award.

Keisha grew up in Halifax County.  She is a youth leader at her church and participates in various wellness fairs in the community.  In addition, she proctors phlebotomy certification exams.  Keisha is married and has two sons.   

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