SVCC Names New Vice-Presidents

Southside Virginia Community College has announced the appointment of two new Vice-Presidents. Dr. Tara Carter, currently Dean of Math, Science, and Technology at Blue Ridge Community College, will be joining SVCC as Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs. Keith Harkins, currently Executive Director of the Virginia Technical Institute, will be joining SVCC as Vice President of Workforce and Continuing Education.

Dr. Carter will begin her tenure at SVCC on February 10th. Due to contractual obligations, Mr. Harkins will not be available to join our team until April 20.

SVCC President Dr. Al Roberts, in announcing the appointments, said both Dr. Carter and Mr. Harkins "...bring a wealth of experience, knowledge, and passion for their respective areas of responsibility.  We look forward to their leadership as we respond to the evolving challenges, demands and opportunities facing us."