Alumni Spotlight - Aaron Chandler


Aaron Chandler



A Halifax County High School graduate, Aaron chose Southside Virginia Community College because it was local. While attending SVCC, Aaron obtained his Certificates of Information Systems Technology and Cisco Internetworking, in addition to an Associates of Applied Science in Information Systems Technology.

As a student, Aaron began his career in the Information Technology field 20 years ago as a work-study for SVCC. Being CompTIA A+, Server+, Network+, and Security + certified, Aaron presently works for the Southside Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC) in South Boston, VA as a Network Administrator and IT Academy Trainer.

He credits the academy, "The SVHEC IT Academy has allowed me to showcase my experience and help others. As the Network Administrator I maintain and enhance the SVHEC networks and servers daily operations.".

Aaron gives the following accolades to staff, "Faculty are among the best! Joan Tuck and Diane Henderson are the two faculty I'd like to highlight that helped pave the way in my IT career studies and my college experience."


Learn more about SVCC's Information Technology Programs here.