SVCC Snapshot: Kathy Whitt

We visit with Kathy Whitt, an SVCC Administrative Support Specialist III at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center in South Boston.


How long have you worked at SVCC? 

14 years and 8 months

What other positions have you held at SVCC?

Work Study, Student Assistant, Part-time Administrative Support

Name one thing on your bucket list.

A trip to Ireland

Who was your favorite teacher?

Mr. Davis.  I had him for Government in the 11th grade at Halifax County High School.

What did you want to do when you grew up?

I wanted to be a teacher.

What was your first job?

 Machine operation at Tultex, a sportswear manufacturing company that was located in South Boston

Of what achievement are you most proud?

Receiving my degree from SVCC and then completing my degree at ODU

If you could have lunch with one person, dead or alive, who would it be? What would you eat?

 I would have a salad with Mother Terresa.

What is the best book you ever read?

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks