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MECC Announces Class of 2015
Posted Date: 5/18/2015
MECC Holds Forty-Second Commencement Ceremony

graduation 2015Big Stone Gap, VA – Mountain Empire Community College held its 42nd commencement ceremony Friday, May 15 at 6 p.m. at the Big Stone Gap campus.

The Class of 2015 included 589 graduates. MECC awarded 114 Associate of Arts & Sciences degrees, 140 Associate of Applied Science degrees, and 164 Certificates and 265 Career Studies Certificates.

Graduates participating in the commencement were welcomed by MECC Local Advisory Board President Rex McCarty. Dr. Scott Hamilton, President, introduced the featured student speakers for the commencement ceremony, Student Government Association President Cody Huneycutt, and featured MECC Student Keynote Speakers Tamara Wheeler, Nicholas Williams and Haley Williams. These student speakers were chosen because of their exceptional academic performance and engagement in their school and community.
Tamara Wheeler, of Pound, VA, is graduating with Certificate of Practical Nursing. She is a member MECC’s Healing Hands organization, an active member of the Medical Reserve Corp and volunteers for the Virginia Health Department. While at MECC, Wheeler has maintained a 3.2 GPA. Her goal is to work in the health care field and eventually complete her Registered Nursing degree. Wheeler and her husband Michael have four children, Christopher, Rena, Michael and Amiyah.
Nicholas David Williams, of Rose Hill, is graduating with an Associate of Applied Science in Police Science. While attending MECC, Williams has maintained a 3.3 GPA. He was awarded the Glenmary Council Knights of Columbus Scholarship and was named to the MECC Dean’s List. His career goals are to work within the state or federal prison system or enter the Virginia State Police Academy. Williams is the son of Claude and Rebecca Williams and the grandson of Junie Carnes and the late George and Edna Williams.

Haley Rae Williams, of Big Stone Gap, Va., is graduating cum laude with an Associate of Arts and Science Degree in General Studies. While at MECC, she maintained a 3.6 GPA and was a member of Phi Theta Kappa. Williams has been accepted to Florida Southern College and will pursue a degree in marine biology. She is the daughter of Carolyn Coomer and Brad Williams.

In addition to the graduation ceremony, MECC hosts an Awards Night event honoring graduates and current students who have displayed exceptional academic and leadership qualities during the 2014-15 academic year. This year’s honorees include:


ALL-VIRGINIA ACADEMIC TEAM
Sarah Burke

CHEMISTRY ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Emily Palmer

COLLEGE SUCCESS PROGRAM GRADUATES
Dominick Abate'
Kristen Austin
Kensleigh Baker
Mary Bandy
Kelsey Blanken
Victoria Boglarsky
Jun Chen
Kevin Cooper
Abraham Couch
Rachel Crago
Kasey Dalton
Ty Dean
Travis Edwards
Ashley Enfield
Printice Etienne
Jordan Graham
Cody Griffin
Gary Hall
Jesse Harris
Arietta Harvey
Brittany Hill
Evan Holcomb
William Howard
Jacob Hubbard
Jarrod Key
Jasmine Key
Tara Kilgore
Mack Lawson
Kendra Leonard
Tyler McFarland
Kathryn Morris
Andrew Mosier
Ashley Mullins
Courtney Mullins
Zachary Mullins
Andrew Nash
Nicholas Noble
Austin Penley
Paul Seiber
Emily Shuler
Stuart Sluss
Gabriel Stacey
Waylon Stacey
Christine Tatro
Jessee Thomas
Garrett Thompson
Jeffery Tippett
Kayla Todd
Krystal Torres
Taylin Valentin
Courtney VanHuss
Dale Vaughn
William Wallace
Emily Williams
Haley Williams

COLGATE DARDEN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Cody Huneycutt

COMMUNICATION ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Zachary Clark

DIPLOMATS
Emily Daily
Alexander Garnett
Andrew Hamilton
Evan Holcomb
Michael Horner
Cody Huneycutt
Abbigail Leonard
Janice Martin
Maeve McGonagill
Rachel Stanley

EXCEPTIONAL GRADUATE AWARDS
Dominick Abate
Jonathan Bellamy
Kelsey Blanken
Sarah Burke
Jordan Edens
William Edwards
Alyssa England
Eddie Gilley
Alexander Hall
Nathaniel Hawkins
Evan Holcomb
Brandon Ison
Calvin Livesay
Christine Tatro
Taylin Valentin
Jeanette Wheeler
Nicholas Williams

EXPLORATIONS ARTS COMPETITION AWARDS
Drawing
David Barton
Lisa Davis
Heather Gilley
Marcie Gonzales
Sharmin Merriam
Taylin Valentin

Painting
David Barton
Victoria Cooley
Wayne Culbertson
Lisa Davis
Keaton Lawson
Taylin Valentin

Photography
(Black and White)
Victoria Cooley
Kevin Cooper
Kristy Hood-Pickell
Geena Phipps

Photography (Color)
Victoria Cooley
Kayla Gillenwater
Kristy Hood-Pickell
Geena Phipps

FAB LEADERSHIP AWARD
Kevin Cooper
Cassandra Davidson
Casey Fleming

GREAT EXPECTATIONS AWARD
Emmalee Hall
Zachary Hall
Elizabeth Hall
Timothy Horton
Dayna McLaughlin
Brandon Muse
Rick Spiers
Ruth Spiers

GREAT EXPECTATIONS LEADERSHIP AWARD
Gary Hall

HANCOCK MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Gary Hall
Jacob Peters

HORIZONS LEADERSHIP AWARD
Christopher Austin

THE JAMES L. DURHAM MATHEMATICS AWARD
Alyssa England

LINCOLN MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY FULL TUITION SCHOLARSHIP
Alyssa England

MOUNTAIN EMPIRE GROUP ARTIST (MEGA)
Steven Baker
Kelsey Blanken
Kevin Cooper
Elizabeth Hall
Zachary Hall
Sarah Helbert
Vanessa Lane
Alyssa Lasley
George Merriam
Sean Merriam
Devon Murphy
Sierra Nowlin
Geena Phipps
Lila Robinson

OUTSTANDING BUSINESS STUDENT AWARDS
Accounting
Brittany Collins

Administrative Support Technology
Patricia Christian

AST-Medical Office Specialist
Arietta Harvey

Business Management
Elise Bloomer

Computer Networking
Dustin Sayler

Computer Software Specialist
Waylon Stacey

Health Information Management
Bonnie Morgan

Paralegal Studies
Kaylin Helbert

STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCATION
PEGGY DURHAM
OUTSTANDING LEADERSHIP AWARD
Cody Huneycutt

PHI BETA LAMBDA
AWARDS
Kevin Cooper
Titus Houston
Rachel Sluss

PHI THETA KAPPA AWARDS
Rachel Austin
Sarah Burke
Gary Hall
Zachary Hatfield
Kelsey Skaggs

SPECIAL SERVICES AWARD
Aimee Bishop
Alyssa England
Kristopher Goins
Caresa Legge
Janice Martin
Jonathan McNew
David Sloce

STUDENT SERVICES AWARD
Gary Hall

UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA'S COLLEGE AT WISE TRANSFER SCHOLARSHIPS
Rachel Austin
Katelyn Carico
Alisha Hafemeister
Alexander Hall
Zachary Hatfield
Nathan Haynes
Tyler McFarland
Megan Minor
John Mullins
Dustin O’Dell
Payton Robinette
Corey Salyers
Kelsey Skaggs
Gabriel Stacey
Sasha Waggoner
Derrick Watkins
Emily Williams
Samantha Williams
Benjamin Yates

WELLMONT LONESOME PINE HOSPITAL AUXILIARY AWARD
Whitney Worley

WHO’S WHO IN AMERICAN JUNIOR COLLEGES
Faheen Adbul-Wahhaab
Autumn Bentley
Sarah Burke
Miranda Crabtree
Fayln Croley
Kelsey Ellis
Cindy Engle
Miranda Fields
Andrew Hamilton
Jacqueline Hawkins
Misty Larkins
Rebecca Maggard
Brandi McClellan
Mikayla McCoy
Samantha Minor
Pamela Morse
Kaely Mullins
Elizabeth Pettey
Kristi Powers
Kelsey Skaggs
Christine Tatro
Kody Vermillion

CANDIDATES FOR DEGREES
MAY 15, 2015

The students whose names appear below made formal application for a degree or certificate by the date specified in the Academic Calendar


ASSOCIATE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
ALYSSA D CASTLE
MEGAN ELIZABETH MINOR*

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
GENERAL STUDIES
RACHEL ELIZABETH AUSTIN*
SEAN ERIK BAILEY*
MARY MING BANDY***
THOMAS MATTHEW BARNETT*
JENNIFER A BENNETT
MATTHEW L BISHOP*
BREYANNA M BLACKWELL
KELSEY M BLANKEN
SARAH ANN BURKE** +
KATELYN PAIGE CARICO**
KASI N CARPENTER
JENNIFER J CARTER*
ZACHARY HAMPTON CLARK
BRITTANY MARIE COLLIER
VICTORIA MICHAEL COOLEY**
ABRAHAM S COUCH
MICHAEL ANTHONY COUNTISS**
ALMA NICOLE CRADIC**
KIANA NICOLE DAVIS*
ROBYN D DAVIS**
WILLIAM CODY DELOACH**
MAKENZIE K DICKENSON
CALEB S EDENS
LEWIS W EDWARDS**
ALYSSA NICOLE ENGLAND***
LAURIE ELIZABETH ERVIN***
AARON R FEE
CHRISTINA MARIE FLEMING
EMILY JADE FLEMING
DESTINEE B FORD
AMBER DANIELLE FRALEY***
HUNTER D FRANCE
BLAKE A FUGATE
CARLOS WAYNE FULLER
KATI MYCHELLE GARDNER*
MALISSA ELLIOTT GARDNER
CODY LEE GRIFFIN*
ALISHA ANNE HAFEMEISTER
JESSEE P HAGAN
ALEXANDER PATTON HALL
GARY DWAYNE HALL***
CHRISTOPHER R HAMBLIN**
ANDREW B HAMILTON**
ZACHARY MICHAEL HATFIELD**
NATHAN TURNER HAYNES*
JONATHAN EDWARD HICKS
BRITTANY MARIE HILL*
MATTHEW DAVID HILL
STEPHANIE MADISON HURD*
AUSTIN JAMES JERRELL*
MORGAN MARIE JERRELL*
KAYLA L JESSEE
TARA CHANELLE KILGORE***
CARA AUDRENE LEGGE
MARYLAND MCKIBBEN LUSK
JOSEPH HARRY ALEXANDER MAINE
LAKEN SAVANNAH MARTIN
TYLER LEE MCFARLAND*
MARANDA R MCGRAW
FALLON N MEADE**
AMANDA L MILLER*
BRANDON W MILLER*
ANTHONY L MITCHELL
JENNIFER NICOLE MOORE
ANDREW MCKENLY MOSIER
COREY W MULLINS
JOHN ELLIOTT MULLINS
DUSTIN HEATH O’DELL*
TYLER A PAYNE
AUSTIN CHASE PENLEY
JACOB DONALD JAMES PETERS**
ZACHARY S PILKENTON
BARBARA ANN RACHELLE POWERS*
KELLY R POWERS*
HOLLIE RUTH QUALLS
CYNTHIA ANNALISE RHOTON*** +
ZACHARY KEITH RICE
DEZARAE SHANNA RITCHIE
ROSALYNE CLAIRE ROBBINS
PAYTON MATTHEW ROBINETTE
TIFFANY D ROBINETTE
TABITHA N ROSE
COREY E SALYERS*
SARA TENKER SEMEGA
KELSEY NOELLE SKAGGS***
DAVID R SLOCE
LACEY SHIANNE SMITH
GABRIEL KEITH STACEY
NIKKI B STANLEY
CHRISTINE NICOLE TATRO***
GARRETT BLAKE THOMPSON
JORDAN ERIC TIPTON
TAYLIN VALENTIN
SHAUNA FAITH VOWELL
SASHA NICOLE WAGGONER
JARED NATHANIEL WEBB**
HALEY RAE WILLIAMS**
SAMANTHA BROOKE WILLIAMS***
TYLER JOE WILLIAMS
BENJAMIN WAYNE YATES*
TERRY BLAKE YATES

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
PRE-TEACHER EDUCATION
BRIANA R JACKSON
KELSEY MORGAN LOVELL

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
SCIENCE
ALYSSA NICOLE ENGLAND***
JESSE D’SHAWN HARRIS
VICTORIA ANN LONG**
NICHOLAS RAY MCCONNELL
ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT TECHNOLOGY
ANGEL S PARKER***
CRYSTAL S PHILLIPS*
TRACY M VINEY
JESSICA EVELYN WINTERS

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT TECHNOLOGY
MEDICAL OFFICE SPECIALIST
RACHEL ANN CRAGO**
TARA D GIBSON**
ARIETTA LERAE HARVEY
JENNIFER G HERNANDEZ
APRIL DAWN LAURAIN
COURTNEY NICOLE MULLINS MALONEY
NATISHA LYNN MULLINS
DANIELLE N POWERS***
COURTNEY LYNN TERRY
DALE BELCHER VAUGHN**
JESSICA EVELYN WINTERS

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
CHILD DEVELOPMENT
HEATHER D LOWE
BRANDI MICHELLE SALYERS**


ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
COMPUTER NETWORKING TECHNOLOGY
FOREST W BEAVER*
JORDAN TYLER EDENS*
WILLIAM CURTIS EDWARDS
WALTER K GIBSON, JR. **
BRANDON K ISON
JOSHUA THOMAS LYKE*
JOSHUA KEVIN POWERS
ALEXANDER CLAY QUALLS
DUSTIN S SALYER
JACOB ANDREW SHELTON***
JAMES ALLEN SPIVEY
DYLAN ROY STATZER**
CALEB SETH THACKER
TIMOTHY SCOTT VANOVER*

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
COMPUTER SOFTWARE SPECIALIST
JESSE CAMERON DEATON
NICHOLAS DALTON MARTIN
WAYLON LEE STACEY**
MICHAEL S STURGILL**

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
COMPUTER-AIDED DRAFTING AND DESIGN TECHNOLOGY
JUSTIN C FRANKLIN
MASON ALEXANDER ROARK***

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
COMPUTERIZED MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY
ELECTROMECHANICAL TECHNOLOGY
SPECIALIZATION
COREY ROBERT BEGLEY
JONATHAN RILEY BELLAMY**
ANTHONY S BENTLEY
JOHN STEVEN BLANSETT*
TY ANTHONY DEAN
EUGENIA LYNN DOBBS***
DAVID B EARLY
ETHAN B FLEENOR
AUSTIN WAYNE GARRETT
SAMUEL TYLER GILLIAM*
KORY NATHANIEL HAWKINS**
EVAN JAMES HOLCOMB**
SAMUEL AARON JONES
DAVID KEITH MCMURRAY
TEDDY LEE PARKER
DANIEL K STACEY***
BRADLEY S SWINEY***

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
CORRECTIONAL SERVICES
VICTORIA LEE PARRISH BOGLARSKY
HILLARY L BONHAM**
EDDIE J GILLEY**
CALVIN B LIVESAY
VLAD UNDREIU

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
ELECTRICAL
JERRY R HURD**

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES TECHNOLOGY
DONNA F DILLON
KRISTIE LYNN KELLY
EVALINA G STREET*
JUSTIN LEE STURGILL

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
ENERGY TECHNOLOGY
BRETT A FARMER

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
ENERGY TECHNOLOGY ELECTRICAL SPECIALIZATION
DANIEL A BOWEN

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE
TRAVIS S EDWARDS***

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE
WATER/WASTEWATER SPECIALIZATION
FAHEEM ABDUL-WAHHAAB*
LENMAR ANTRA COTTON
ERIC R FELDPAUSCH***
WENDELYN ANNE HANSBURY***
KELVIN D MCKAMEY***


ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
FOREST SCIENCE
TEENA MARIE DUNN**

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARY ABIGAIL BRIGHT
AMBER LOUELLA BROWN
KENDRA EDEN CHANDLER***
BONNIE M MORGAN***

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
MANAGEMENT
DUSTIN S BLACKSON*
ELISE M BLOOMER***
CHUCK A CHILDRESS**
TERI L DAHLEY**
SCOTT CHRISTOPHER GORDON
KRISTY CHARLENE HOOD-PICKELL
MACK WILLIAM LAWSON**
SHEILA N MARTIN
RHONDA L MCGEE*
KRYSTAL NILYAT TORRES

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
NURSING
SHARON K ADAMS
ERNEST L ASHLEY
AUTUMN CAMILLE BENTLEY**
KELLY SUZETTE BRYANT
JESSICA L CLARK
DIANE REBECCA CLARK
HALEY DAWN COOPER
SARAH BETH COOPER
MIRANDA LAUREN CRABTREE*
FALYN ANN CROLEY*
NICHOLAS J DARTER
KELSEY DANIELLE ELLIS*
CINDY M ENGLE*
MIRANDA CAROL FIELDS*
JENNIFER LEIGH FITZMAURICE
SABRENA G FREEMAN*
JACQUELINE A HAWKINS**
DOTTIE J HILLMAN
LATISHA S HOBBS
ASHLEY L HONEYCUTT
CARRIE KATHLEEN KISER
KIMBERLY D KISER*
HALEY J LANE
MISTY MARIE LARKINS
LESLIE LARTEY
STEPHANIE LAWSON
HANNAH LEIGH LIPPS
REBECCA ALLEN MAGGARD*
BRANDI NOELLE MCCLELLAN
LEANDRA TERESS MCCOY
MIKAYLA DANIELLE MCCOY*
SAMANTHA MORGAN MINOR
PAMELA L MORSE
JANEA TOMPKINS MUSICK
KAELY FAITH MULLINS*
ELIZABETH ABIGAIL PETTEY
KRISTI DAWN POWERS
JANIE R REINHARD
TAMI WYNETTE SALYER**
SARAH A SHORT
KODY DANIELLE VERMILLION
WHITNEY JESSEE WORLEY**

ASSOCIATE IN APPLIED SCIENCE
PARALEGAL STUDIES
CAROLYN M CANNELLA***
SHAUNNA MARSHELLE COLLINS
KAYLIN NICOLE HELBERT**
RICHARD EUGENE ZODY

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
POLICE SCIENCE
DOMINICK LOREN ABATE’
HAYDEN R BEAVER
VICTORIA LEE PARRISH BOGLARSKY
HILLARY L BONHAM**
CHRISTOPHER MATTHEW HEFFNER
WILLIAM SPENCER HOWARD
CALVIN B LIVESAY
MACKINLEY BLAKE MULLINS
RICKY JARED MULLINS
ZACHARY CHASE MULLINS
JESSE RAY THOMAS
VLAD UNDRIEU
NICHOLAS DAVID WILLIAMS*

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
RESPIRATORY THERAPY
JARED B BIAS
WHITNEY M CARROLL
AMBER D DEARY
DONNA L FREE
AUTUMN R HONAKER***
CRISTY L MCNUTT*
TRAVIS E MILLER
MERCEDES D RHOTEN
ISAAC T SHARETT**
SUZANNE M SISK*
EDNA K TALBOTT
JUSTIN H TAYLOR**
TONYA M TRUESDALE**
MIRANDA B WATSON

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
WELDING
TIMOTHY LEE AUSTIN***
MATTHEW T BLEDSOE*
BUCK RAYMOND ELDRIDGE, II
EDDIE G FULTZ***
HUNTER MATTHEW HENSLEY
DARIUS DEMETTRIUS MOONEY
JAMES DARREN MULLINS

CERTIFICATE
ACCOUNTING
STEVEN DOUGLAS LONG

CERTIFICATE
ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE
CORRECTIONS OPTION
CALVIN B LIVESAY

CERTIFICATE
ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE
LAW ENFORCEMENT OPTION
CALVIN B LIVESAY

CERTIFICATE
AIR CONDITIONING AND REFRIGERATION
LARRY ZACHARY BAKER
JOHN-LOGAN HUNTER CASSELL
STEPHEN J COOPER
MATTHEW DWAYNE MARTIN
RYAN DOUGLAS VAUGHAN*

CERTIFICATE
CLERICAL ASSISTANT
PAMELA LYNN CASTLE***
RACHEL ANN CRAGO**
TARA D GIBSON**
JENNIFER G HERNANDEZ
APRIL DAWN LAURAIN
DOUGLAS S MANESS
ANGEL S PARKER***
DANIELLE N POWERS***
SARAH LYNN ROSE**
DALE BELCHER VAUGHN**
JESSICA EVELYN WINTERS

CERTIFICATE
GENERAL EDUCATION
SEAN ERIK BAILEY*
MARY MING BANDY***
THOMAS MATTHEW BARNETT*
AIMEE MICHELLE BISHOP
KELSEY M BLANKEN
GRANT BLOOMER
DARIAN NICOLE BOND
JONAH DANIEL PATRICK BOUTON
SARAH ANN BURKE** +
KATELYN PAIGE CARICO**
CODY A CARROLL
JUN CHEN
VICTORIA MICHAEL COOLEY**
MICHAEL ANTHONY COUNTISS**
SARAH NICOLE DAVIDSON
KIANA NICOLE DAVIS*
ANDREW LOGAN DOCKERY**
LAURIE ELIZABETH ERVIN***
PATIENCE HOPE EVANS +
AARON R FEE*
NOAH MCKEITHAN FIELDS* +
WENDY LEEANN FIELDS*
CHRISTINA MARIE FLEMING
AMBER DANIELLE FRALEY***
CARLOS WAYNE FULLER
MADISON MICHEALLA FULTZ* +
KATI MYCHELLE GARDNER*
MALISSA ELLIOTT GARDNER
JOSEPH RONALD GHAMMASHI
HEATHER NICOLE GILLEY
JORDAN KYLE GRAHAM
ALEXANDER PATTON HALL
CHRISTOPHER R HAMBLIN**
CHRISTOPHER MICHAEL HAMMONDS+
JESSE D’SHAWN HARRIS
ZACHARY MICHAEL HATFIELD**
NATHAN TURNER HAYNES*
JONATHAN EDWARD HICKS
BRITTANY MARIE HILL*
CAITLYN MELISSA HILL
SAMANTHA DANIELLE HOBBS
STEPHANIE MADISON HURD*
AUSTIN JAMES JERRELL*
MORGAN MARIE JERRELL*
KAYLA L JESSEE
ANDREW CHANCE JONES*** +
TARA CHANELLE KILGORE***
SAVANNAH MARIE KIMBERLIN
KELCI RICHELLE LAWSON
ABBIGAIL MARIE LEONARD**
VICTORIA ANN LONG**
KELSEY MORGAN LOVELL
MARYLAND MCKIBBEN LUSK
RACHEL MORGAN LYALL** +
JOSEPH HARRY ALEXANDER MAINE
TYLER LEE MCFARLAND*
KAITLIN TAYLOR MEADE*** +
DANIEL I MESSER +
BRANDON WILLIAM MILLER*
MEGAN ELIZABETH MINOR*
ANTHONY L MITCHELL
JENNIFER NICOLE MOORE
JOHN ELLIOTT MULLINS
DUSTIN HEATH O’DELL*
CASSANDRA NICOLE PAGE*
BRADY FORD PALMER**
AUSTIN CHASE PENLEY
MATTHEW RYAN PENNINGTON
JACOB DONALD JAMES PETERS**
BRIAN K PHILLIPS
DARIAN ELIZABETH PHILLIPS** +
BARBARA ANN RACHELLE POWERS*
ZACHARY KEITH RICE
DYLAN RONNIE RICHARDSON*
DEZARAE SHANNA RITCHIE
ROSALYNE CLAIRE ROBBINS
PAYTON MATTHEW ROBINETTE
COREY E SALYERS*
LOGAN TYLER SIMPSON*
KELSEY N SKAGGS***
AUSTIN NATHAN SKEENS** +
STUART SAMUEL SLUSS
GABRIEL KEITH STACEY
EVAN MICHAEL SWECKER** +
CHRISTINE NICOLE TATRO***
GARRETT BLAKE THOMPSON
TAYLIN VALENTIN
COURTNEY BROOKE VANHUSS
SASHA NICOLE WAGGONER
BRANDON SCOTT WATTS
JARED NATHANIEL WEBB**
JORDAN TYLER WHITE**
EMILY DAWN WILLIAMS*
HALEY RAE WILLIAMS**
SAMANTHA BROOKE WILLIAMS***
TYLER JOE WILLIAMS
BRADLEY J WINEBARGER
BENJAMIN WAYNE YATES*

CERTIFICATE
LEGAL OFFICE ASSISTING
CAROLYN Y DAVIS
DANIELLE LOUISE HALE***
KAYLIN NICOLE HELBERT**
MISTI DAWN WHITE

CERTIFICATE
MEDICAL OFFICE CODING AND PROCEDURES
MARY A BRIGHT
RAVEN J CANTRELL
RACHEL L CARPENTER
ASHLEY N DINGUS
KATHY D HARRIS**
PAMELA D HARRIS**
TAMMY T STANLEY***

CERTIFICATE
PRACTICAL NURSING
ASHLEY B ADAMS
CHELSEA MARY ASHLEY
CHRISTOPHER T BARNETT
MICHELLE R BEAVERS*
ASHLYN J BOWEN
KIMBERLY A BOWEN*
ASHLEY RAE CANTRELL
JENNIFER KAY CAUDILL
KELLI L HONAKER
CRYSTAL NICOLE HOSKINS
KRISTIN L JOHNSON
BERLIN T JUSTICE*
TIFFANY K KENNEDY
ASHLEY KILGORE
SOFIAN DIVAROVNA KLIMAS
LAURA BETH LANE
LISA A MCCULLEY*
BRITTANY D MCKNIGHT
LYNETTE N OWENS
ASHLEE P SHAFFER
CRYSTAL B SHIPLEY
AMY M STAPLETON*
HEATHER PAIGE STEVANS
SUSAN ASHLEY SYKES
AUTUMN SUZANNE TAYLOR
SAMANTHA DIANE THOMAS
SHELBY M’LYNN THOMAS
MORGAN A THOMPSON
BRITTANY S WEBB
TAMARA JEANETTE WHEELER
DANA M WILLIAMS*

CERTIFICATE
WELDING
BUCK RAYMOND ELDRIDGE, II
EDDIE G FULTZ***
DARIUS DEMETTRIUS MOONEY

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
AIR CONDITIONING AND REFRIGERATION
SHAWN MICHAEL AUSTIN
LARRY ZACHARY BAKER
JOHN-LOGAN HUNTER CASSELL
LARRY S COLLIER
STEPHEN J COOPER
MICHAEL B NEWTON
RYAN DOUGLAS VAUGHAN

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
CHILD DEVELOPMENT
SHYLA ARLEAN OWENS
BRANDI MICHELLE SALYERS
CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
CHILD DEVELOPMENT
INFANT & TODDLER OPTION
BRANDI MICHELLE SALYERS

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
CHILD DEVELOPMENT
PRE-SCHOOL OPTION
SHYLA ARLEAN OWENS
BRANDI MICHELLE SALYERS

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
CLINICAL RESEARCH COORDINATOR
JESSICA A FLORES




CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
CORRECTIONS MANAGEMENT AND SUPERVISION
DANIEL L MARNEY

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
ELECTRICITY
LARRY ZACHARY BAKER
JOHN-LOGAN HUNTER CASSELL
STEPHEN J COOPER
RYAN DOUGLAS VAUGHAN

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN BASIC
WILLAM W BAUSELL
KEATON L BISHOP
HALEY MARIE BLACKBURN +
RAVEN JADE CANTRELL
BRANDY NICOLE COLLINS
DANIELLE NICOLE CREECH +
HANNAH G EGAN
HANNAH BETH FLEMING +
LOGAN CARL GILLIAM +
CHRISTOPHER A GRAHAM
SAMANTHA RENEE HIEBLER
CHEYENNE LASHAE HITCHCOCK +
SETH E KALLEN
WILLIAM L KENNEDY
BOBBY L KERN
SHACODI RAYNE MAYS
RACHEL ASHTON MEADE +
AMANDA J MIDDLETON
DARIAN TAYLOR PARSONS
KATIE L RICH +
MEKAYLA L RICHARDSON
SAKORRA MICHELLE RIVERA
KATHERINE E ROBERTS
AARON CARTER ROSE
COREY A RUTHERFORD
COURTNEY B SALYERS
MICHAEL JACLYN SHORT
REBECCA J SLUSS
CALEB E STARNES
KATELYN R THOMAS
AARON H THOMPSON
JEFFREY TYLER WARD
CHRISTOPHER B WELLS

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN INTERMEDIATE
NICHOLAS BLAKE NOBLE
JOSHUA CLAYTON PETERS
PAUL DRAGON SEIBER
GARRY L STALLARD
EVALINA G STREET
BRYAN MICHAEL YOUNG

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
ENERGY TECHNOLOGY
ELECTRICAL EMPHASIS
BRETT A FARMER

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
FUNERAL SERVICES ASSISTANT
HARRISON S BROOKS
WENDY G HUBBARD

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
HEALTH SCIENCES
CHRISTOPHER C AUSTIN
MEGAN LACY BEGLEY
KRISTIE L BLANKEN
BRIA J BLOOMER
TRACY R BOGGS
JACQUELINE MARIE BOLLING
MICHAELA CADENCE BOLLING
STEPHANIE L BROCK
LEKISHA ANN BUTLER
CHASITY FAITH CAMPBELL
PAMELA A CARICO
MEGAN C CARTER
BRITTANY C COLLINS
LORI A COLLINS
WILLIAM JARROD COX
REAGAN DEAN CRAFT
KASEY AMANDA RUTH DALTON
ADARA FAITH DARNELL
BRANDI M DEEL
KAYLA M DUNIVAN
BRITTANY GEORGIA-ANN ELLIOTT
MIRANDA C FIELDS
HUNTER D FRANCE
SIDNEY FAYE FREEMAN
KESHA A GIBSON
KATLYN ELIZABETH GOLLAWAY
KYLE A GREEN
ERICA A HALE
RAYMOND D HALL
CHRISTOPHER R HAMBLIN
KAYLA A HATLEY
CARLY CHEYENNE HELBERT
SARAH J HELBERT
MARSHEA A HENSLEY
REBECCA JAYNE HERRON
COURTNEY BROOKE HILL
KELLI L HONAKER
KRISTY NICHOLE HOOD
CRYSTAL N HOSKINS
WENDY G HUBBARD
KRISTEN L JOYNER
BRITTANY N KENNEDY
JARROD HEATH KEY
JASMINE NICOLE KEY
ASHLEY KILGORE
HANNAH BROOKE KILGORE
ERICA DANIELLE LAMBERT
CARESA S LEGGE
KENDRA NICHOLE LEONARD
CINTHIA NICOLE LEWIS
WENDY DARNELL LUCAS
MISTY ALISON MABE
REBECCA A MAGGARD
LAKEN SAVANNAH MARTIN
NELL J MCAFEE
ELIZABETH ADRIANE METCALFE
ALEXANDRIA RAIN MIDDLETON
CHRISTY DAWN MOORE
KATHRYN RENE MORRIS
CHELSEA K MULLINS
EMILY KAITLYN MULLINS
ANDREW SETH NASH
LYNETTE N OWENS
NANCY O PAINTER
DANIEL DALTON PARKER
PAULINA SUE PARKS
AMBER LEIGH PRIDEMORE
COREY A RUTHERFORD
COURTNEY BERNICE SALYERS
SAVANNAH C SCALF
LAUREN E SCHOOLCRAFT
BELINDA S SCOTT
TRINITY C SHACKLEFORD
BRITTNEY L SHEPHERD
CRYSTAL B SHIPLEY
WANDA VICTORIA SHORT
SARAH B SIMONS
ASHLEY D SMITH
JAROD L SMITH
JESSICA RENEE SOUTH
CRYSTAL L STANLEY
AMY M STAPLETON
CHRISTI A STIDHAM
JAMES R STILTNER
KELSEY M STOUT
WILLIAM L STURGILL
HANNAH G TATE
JEFFERY H TIPPETT
WILLIAM BRETT WALLACE
COURTNEY NICOLE WALLEN
BRITTANY S WEBB
BILLY R WELLS
PAMELA J WOLIVER
AFTYN M WOODARD

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
LAW ENFORCEMENT MANAGEMENT AND SUPERVISION
CAMILLE L CAMPER
MATTHEW D DUNCAN
DAVID T DUVAL
MICHAEL S GUNTER
DANIEL L MARNEY
BRADLEY R MULLINS
CHARLES H OVERBAY
BRAD L ROOP
TIMOTHY J WAGNER

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
LEGAL OFFICE ASSISTING
KENNA C BARKER

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
MEDICAL RECORDS TECHNICIAN
JAIME ARUZ
ASHLEY DANIELLE ENFIELD
JENNIFER G HERNANDEZ

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTIONIST
KEVIN RAY COOPER
RACHEL ANN CRAGO
DANIELLE ROSE GILLESPIE
JENNIFER G HERNANDEZ
REBECCA JEAN KELLY
APRIL DAWN LAURAIN
COURTNEY NICOLE MULLINS-MALONEY
RACHEL N ROGERS
COURTNEY LYNN TERRY
DALE BELCHER VAUGHN
JESSICA EVELYN WINTERS

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
NURSING ASSISTANT
LINDA A COCHRAN
REBECCA E COCHRAN
GABRIELA TUMA MOORE
AMANDA J RUSSELL

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
PHARMACY TECHNICIAN
KENSLEIGH FAITH BAKER
ARIEL LEE BARKER
KENNA C BARKER
KIRSTEN RENEE BARKER
OLIVIA DEE BARTON
JULIE S BOGGS
ALEXIS JERRELL BURCHETT
JENNIFER A COOK
NICHOLAS CAMERON COUNTS
MISTY NICOLE FULTZ
ERICA A HALE
LUKE A HANUS
MELISSA ANN HARLESS
JENNIFER G HERNANDEZ
NATISHA RENEE HOWARD
AMY D JOHNSON
AMY C JONES
TARA CHENELLE KILGORE
ASHLEY M MULLINS
KAYLA RENEE MULLINS
TESSA NICOLE MULLINS
DUSTIN HEATH O’DELL
RAINA L PRIDEMORE
AMANDA J RUSSELL
MARY K SHEPHERD
CANDICE PAIGE SMITH
JAROD L SMITH
CANDACE BROOKE THOMPSON
CHELSEY RENEE VANNESS
KARA ELIZABETH WEST
KIMBERLY DAWN WILDER

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
PHLEBOTOMY
KRISTEN LEEANN AUSTIN
DOLLIE N BARTON
SANTANA RACHELLE BOND
MORGAN N BOWMAN
CHRISTINA JOY BRANHAM
SHAYLA A CASTLE
HELEN VICTORIA DANIELS
VICTORIA BRIANN EDWARDS
CHRISTA E FISHER
FRANK E HALL
KELSEY N HARRIS
MAISIE CAITLYN HEAD
SERYNA H HOLBROOK
BRITTANY A LEWIS
BRITTANY DOMINIQUE MOONEY
MARIANNA M MULLINS
NATASHA FAY MULLINS
DESIREE L PEAK
KAYLA D PERRIGAN
TAMMY L PLEASANT
TRACIE L POWERS
BETHANY J REECE
KASEY M SMITH
KORTNEY E TILLER
KAYLA BROOKE TODD
SHELSEY EDEN WILLIS
CHELSEA D WISE

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT
DUSTIN S BLACKSON
ELISE M BLOOMER
CHUCK A CHILDRESS
TERI L DAHLEY
SCOTT CHRISTOPHER GORDON
KRISTY CHARLENE HOOD-PICKELL
MACK WILLIAM LAWSON
SHEILA N MARTIN
RHONDA L MCGEE
KRYSTAL NILYAT TORRES
CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
WASTEWATER PLANT OPERATOR
MIKEL H SEELY
ANESHIA CHEYENNE STIDHAM

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
WATER PLANT OPERATOR
CHARLES GARY WATTS, III

CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE
WELDING OPERATOR
DYLAN NISHAN ANDERS
JARAD RYAN COLLINS
JEFFERY COTY CHEYENNE COLLINS
BUCK RAYMOND ELDRIDGE, II
PRINTICE MONTRAE ETIENNE
CODY DOUGLAS JONES
GREGORY AARON TYLER ROSE
MATTHEW LEE SLAGLE
JARED RANDALL WILLIAMS
DANIEL LEE WRAY

GRADUATION WITH HONORS
To be eligible for graduation with honors a student must have at least the following grade point average:

*Honors (cum laude), 3.2
**High Honors (magna cum laude), 3.5
***Highest Honors (summa cum laude), 3.8
Individuals have been designated in the program as honor students based on their grade point average at the completion of the semester prior to the one in which they will graduate.

Students wearing gold tassels are honor students. Students wearing gold stoles are members of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society.
Students wearing red, white, & blue cords are U.S. Military Veterans.


OLD DOMINION UNIVERSITY
SPRING 2015 GRADUATES
The students whose names appear below made a formal application for a degree.

Alexandria Parsons
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
HUMAN SERVICES

Matthew Taylor
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Caleb Turner
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
PSYCHOLOGY