Alumni Spotlight - Jason Byrum

SVCC Alumni Spotlight

Mr. ByrumOf the approximately 2,000 graduates of Southside Virginia Community College's Truck Driver Training School, Jason Byrum was the 110th student to complete the program with a 4.0 grade point average! He graduated from the South Boston location of SVCC's Truck Driver Training School in November and soon after began his career employed by R. 0. Harrell, Inc. R.O. Harrell, Inc. specializes in tank truck hauling and is headquartered in South Boston.

Jason grew up on a farm outside of Suffolk, where he was home-schooled. At Hampton Roads Heating & Cooling, Jason completed a five-year apprenticeship program and was employed by the company for a total of 11 years. In 2000, he moved to the Chase City area. Jason, along with his wife, five children and extended family members enjoy living and working on a family farm.

Jason's sister, Michelle, is a registered nursing student at Southside Virginia Community College.

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