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.
Of the approximately 2,000 graduates of Southside Virginia Community College's Truck Driver Training School, Jason Byrum was the 110th student to complete the program with a 4.0 grade point average! He graduated from the South Boston location of SVCC's Truck Driver Training School in November
Kendele Reamey, from Chase City, graduated from Park View High School and Governor's School through Southside Virginia Community College's dual enrollment. Kendele is continuing her education at James Madison University, majoring in Communication Studies with a General Studies concentration.
Hannah Guarino grew up in Kenbridge, VA and graduated from Lunenburg Central High School. She earned her Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration from Southside Virginia Community College.
Travis Gauldin grew up in McKenney, VA and graduated from Dinwiddie County High School. He earned his Associate of Applied Science in Information Systems Technology from Southside Virginia Community College in May 2015.