Proud owner of Hereford Haven Farm and a veterinarian assistant at The Ridge Animal Hospital, Austin Matney says, "Follow your dreams. I did! Agriculture isn't just for men."
Dennis Barker, a Charlotte County native and Randolph-Henry High School graduate, earned an Associate of Applied Science in Administration of Justice from Southside Virginia Community College.
Since graduating from Southside Virginia Community College with an Associate of Arts and Sciences in General Studies, Maygan Clary returned to SVCC to earn Career Studies Certificates in Basic and Intermediate Emergency Medical Services.
The Transportation Manager at the Collegiate School in Richmond, Virginia, Jon "JP" DiGiacomo is a Southside Virginia Community College Truck Driving Training graduate. He also teaches behind the wheel and classroom drivers' education to teens and adults. Prior to his career at the Collegiate School, JP did local trucking and dispatching after his time at SVCC.
Nikki Kallam grew up in Lawrenceville, Virginia and graduated high school from Brunswick Academy. She earned a Certificate in Practical Nursing and an Associates of Arts and Sciences in Business Administration from Southside Virginia Community College.
A home-schooled Kenbridge, Virginia native, Elizabeth Dunn earned an Associate of Arts and Sciences in General Studies from Southside Virginia Community College. She completed the degree with a 4.0 grade point average.
A Park View High School graduate, Brentley Morris grew up in Lunenburg County, Virginia. He earned an Associate of Arts and Sciences in Business Administration from Southside Virginia Community College.
Daniel Taylor grew up in Lawrenceville, VA and continues to make Lawrenceville his home. However, he sure has gotten around!
Daniel graduated from Southside Virginia Community College's Truck Driver Training School in August 2008. After graduation, he drove long-haul for the same company for four years. He saw beautiful sunsets and sunrises, ate different foods popular in various parts of the country and met many different people.
Jennifer Atkins grew up in Danville, Virginia and graduated from George Washington High School. She earned a Career Studies Certificate in Agribusiness from Southside Virginia Community College in May 2018 and was recently hired as Southside Marketing Specialist by Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
A Central High School graduate from Kenbridge, Virginia, Ashley Williams was a very engaged Southside Virginia Community College student.