SVCC Snapshot - LaTrisha McCargo


We visit with LaTrisha McCargo, Center Coordinator at Southside Virginia Community College.

How long have you worked at SVCC? 

11 years including 2 and 1/2 part time

What other positions have you held at SVCC?

Administrative Office Specialist, Library Specialist

What is your favorite vacation spot?

OBX!!!!! It's so peaceful and serene.

Who was your favorite teacher, and what grade or subject did they teach?

My favorite teacher was Mrs. Ashworth, my second grade English teacher.

What did you want to do when you grew up?

I wanted to be a kindergarten teacher.

What was your first job?

My first job was at a fast food restaurant.

Of what achievement are you most proud?

My first associate's degree from SVCC. I am a first generation college graduate.

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

My father, my famous chicken casserole, with stringbeans, yeast rolls, and an ice cold Pepsi!

What is your favorite song? 

Rise Up by Andra Day