The Southern Virginia Higher Education Center

Mailing Address: 820 Bruce Street, South Boston, VA 24592
Phone: 434-572-5440 or toll free 1-800-283-0098
Email: info@svhec.org; Fax: 434-572-5462 

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Contact information for the SVHEC Staff is below alphabetized by last name.

*If you have questions about programs or how to start a program, please email Meagan Owen.       

Adams Dr. Betty Executive Director 434-572-5551 susanwilborn@svhec.org
Brandon Scarlett  SoVA CME Project/Marketing Coordinator 434-572-5473 scarlettbrandon@svhec.org
Bishop Ann Associate Director,
Center of Nursing Excellence
434-572-5443 annbishop@svhec.org
Byrd Virginia  Administrative Support Specialist,
Center of Nursing Excellence
434-572-5568 virginiabyrd@svhec.org
Chandler Aaron Network Administrator 434-572-5561 aaronchandler@svhec.org
Chappell  Alexander Custodian 434-572-5553 alexanderchappell@svhec.org
Chrystie Kevin Associate Director, R&D Center for Advanced
Manufacturing & Energy Efficiency (R&D CAMEE)
434-572-5558 kevinchrystie@svhec.org
Clowdis Scottie Career Tech Academy, IT Instructor 434-572-5447 scottieclowdis@svhec.org
Cole Amy Director, Student & Partner Relations 434-572-5441 amycole@svhec.org
Currin Stephanie SVHEC-AHEC Outreach Coordinator 434-572-5563 stephaniecurrin@svhec.org
Davis Sekietha Operation Support Technician 434-572-5596 sekiethadavis@svhec.org
Elliott Jerry R&D Center Technician 434-572-5509 jerryelliott@svhec.org
Ferri Sandra IT Specialist 434-572-5481 sandraferri@svhec.org
Franklin Sierra Graphic Designer 434-572-5594 sierrafranklin@svhec.org
Gooden Jermaine  Administrative & Program Assistant,
SoVA CME and IT Academy
434-572-5476 jermainegooden@svhec.org
Gordon Ricky Program Leader, Mechatronics 434-572-5505 rickygordon@svhec.org
Harris-Gayles Hope Associate Director,
Communications & Outreach
434-572-5446 hopegayles@svhec.org
Hearns Darrick Help Desk Technician 434-572-5484 darrickhearns@svhec.org
Jones Deloris Workforce Support Specialist 434-572-5593 delorisjones@svhec.org
Kenealy David  Special Assistant to the Executive Director
for Research & Development
434-572-5557 davidkenealy@svhec.org
Mardre-Garrett Robin Operations & Human Resources Manager 434-572-5487 robinmardre-garrett@svhec.org
Martin Mavis Evening Operations Services Coordinator 434-572-5553 mavismartin@svhec.org
Morris Drew Simulation Technologist,
Center of Nursing Excellence
434-572-5493 drewmorris@svhec.org
Overby Brad Career Tech Academy, Mechatronics Instructor   bradleyoverby@svhec.org
Owen Meagan Workforce Training Resource Specialist 434-572-5566 meaganowen@svhec.org
Simon-Owens  Dr. Nettie Chief Workforce Development Officer 434-572-5477  nettiesimon-owens@svhec.org
Shotwell Kelly IT Academy Program Coordinator 434-572-5660 kellyshotwell@svhec.org
Soyars Will Associate Director, SoVA Center of
Manufacturing Excellence
434-572-5475 willsoyars@svhec.org
Stevens Catherine Institutional Effectiveness Specialist 434-572-5559  catherinestevens@svhec.org
Stevens Nelson Technology Manager 434-572-5445  nelsonstevens@svhec.org
Taylor LaVerne Fiscal Technician  434-572-5485 lavernetaylor@svhec.org
Terry Brenda Chief Finance & Operations Officer 434-572-5562  brendaterry@svhec.org
Vaughan Geoff Program Leader, Welding@SVHEC 434-572-5486 geoffreyvaughan@svhec.org
Ward Judy Coordinator, Volunteer Literacy &
English as a Second Language 
434-572-5449  judyward@svhec.org
Wilborn Susan Executive Assistant to the Executive Director  434-572-5551 susanwilborn@svhec.org