Local College Board

Southside Virginia Community College is deeply rooted in the Southside Community. We are very fortunate to have a Board made up of dedicated members of that community.

  • Dr. Michael A. Campbell Charlotte County
  • Mr. Marc L. Finney Brunswick County
  • Mr. Thomas E. Locke (Ned) Charlotte County
  • Dr. Donna Matthews Buckingham County
  • Mr. Vin Montgomery Mecklenburg County
  • Mrs. LaFreda Ogburn Vice-Chair Mecklenburg County
  • Mrs. Brenda Parson Greensville County
  • Mr. Gregory T. Scott Halifax County
  • Mrs. Elizabeth Sharrett (Betsy) City of Emporia 
  • Mr. J. Wesley Shepherd Board Chair Nottoway County
  • Mrs. Lisa Frazer-Tharpe Prince Edward County
  • Dr. Ronald Thornhill Brunswick County
  • Rev. Lawrence T. Wilkerson, Sr. Halifax County


Finance Committee

  • Mrs. LaFreda Ogburn Vice-Chair Mecklenburg County
  • Dr. Jeffery Scales Finance Committee Cumberland County
  • Mr. Sidney Smyth (Sid) Finance Committee Lunenburg County
  • Mr. Raymond Thomas Finance Committee Brunswick County