Alumni Spotlight - Alonzo "AJ" Johnson, II


Alonzo "AJ" Johnson, II



Alonzo "AJ" Johnson, II grew up in Esmont, Virginia and graduated from Monticello High School.  He attended Southside Virginia Community College to earn a Career Studies Certificate in Truck Driver Training.

Since graduating from SVCC, AJ has driven a propane truck for Tiger Fuel Company in Charlottesville, Virginia, which, according to its website, "is Central Virginia's best and largest local distributor of petroleum energy products, including propane, heating oil, and branded gasoline."  AJ is also a face of the company, as his picture is featured on company trucks.  Thoroughly enjoying his career with Tiger, AJ aspires to move into management within the company.  He would also like to explore becoming an entrepreneur in the industry.

 "SVCC is an awesome school.  The instructors are knowledgeable, professional, and compassionate about their students.  They truly helped me to reach my goal and without SVCC I would not be where I am today.  I would like to thank Mr. Quicke and his team for helping me and I am truly grateful for the experience that SVCC provided me. SVCC helped me to grow personally and professionally."