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Campus Management

Shan Pollitt – Campus President 

Lakeisha Wardlaw – Academic Dean 

James Sutton – Director of Admissions

Songa Brown – Medical Assistant/Medical Office Administration Program Director

NaToya Cunningham – Medical Billing and Coding/Healthcare Reimbursement Program Director

Kyle Greene – Network Technician Program Director


Marie Grove – Cosmetology Program Director

Shameka Monroe – Business Administration Program Director

Patrena Williams – Pharmacy Technician Program Director

Faculty

Effective: May 6, 2016

ALBRITTON, ERICA - Medical Assistant

  • MHA- Masters in Health Administration- Webster University, Columbia, SC
  • BS- Bachelors of Science in Health Care Management- South University, Columbia, SC
  • AS- Associate in Medical Assisting- South University, Columbia, SC
  • RMA- Registered Medical Assisting- AMT- American Medical Technologist (National) 

BOGUE, DENISE - Pharmacy Technician

  • MS- Clinical Research- Campbell University- Buies Creek, NC
  • BS- Biology- Fayetteville State University- Fayetteville, NC
  • Certificate- Pharmacy Technician- AMEDD Center and School- Fort Sam Houston, TX
  • State Certified Pharmacy Technician- South Carolina Board of Pharmacy and North Carolina Board of Pharmacy
  • National Certified Pharmacy Technician- PTCB 

BOYD, BERTILA - Medical Assistant / Foundations

  • Juris Doctor – Mercer University

BRISTOW, LOLEI - Cosmetology

  • South Carolina Board of Cosmetology Certified Instructor

BROWN, KARLA - General Education

  • MAIS- Masters in International Studies, University of Huston, Victoria, TX
  • BA- Bachelor in English- Ashford University- San Diego, CA 

BROWN, ROSALIND - Medical Assistant

  • AD – Medical Assisting – South University

BROWN, SONGA - Medical Assistant

  • MA - Career and Technical Education -University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
  • BS - Communicative Sciences - University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

BYNEM, HENRIETTA - Pharmacy Technician

  • State Certified Pharmacy Technician – South Carolina Board of Pharmacy

CAMPBELL, TIA - Cosmetology

  • South Carolina Board of Cosmetology Certified Instructor

CARROLL, CHRISTINE - General Education

  • MA- English Education- University of South Carolina- Columbia, SC
  • BA- Journalism- University of South Carolina- Columbia, SC 

CHESTNUT, APRIL - Medical Assistant

  • MA- Mathematics- Kaplan University- Chicago, IL
  • BA- Mathematics- Alabama State University- Montgomery, AL 

COMFORT, ALFRED - Business Administration / Office Administration

  • BA – Winthrop University – Business Administration emphasis in Accounting

CUNNINGHAM, NATOYA - Medical Billing and Coding / Healthcare Reimbursement

  • Diploma Insurance Coding and Billing Specialist – Concorde Career College
  • Certified Professional Coder – American Academy of Professional Coders

CURRY, ENDRA - Business Administration

  • BA - International Studies, Economics- University of South Carolina
  • MPA - University of South Carolina

CURRY, KWAME - Network Technician

  • AAS – Computer Technology – Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College

ELLERBE, RACHEL - Cosmetology

  • South Carolina Board of Cosmetology Certified Instructor

FENNELL, ANNETTE - Business Administration

  • MBA – Webster University
  • BSBA – Management Science – University of South Carolina
  • AS – General Studies – University of South Carolina
  • Microsoft Office Specialist – Word/Excel – Certiport

GANTT, DOROTHY - Business Administration

  • MBA –Master in Business Administration- Strayer University, Columbia, SC
  • BS-Bachelors of Science in Computer Science- Johnson C. Smith University North Carolina
  • MOS Certified- Word/Excel- Certiport

GOLSTON, FELISHA - Pharmacy Technician

  • BS- Bachelors of Science in Biology- Francis Marion, Florence, SC
  • National Certified Pharmacy Technician- Pharmacy Technician Certification Board
  • State Certified Pharmacy Technician – South Carolina Board of Pharmacy 

GRANT, LAURETTA - General Education

  • MA-Master in Mathematics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • BA- Bachelor in Mathematics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 

GRAY, BRIAN - Business Administration

  • MA – Human Resources Development – Webster University
  • MBA – Business Administration – Webster University

GREENE, KYLE - Network Technician

  • BS- Computer Information Science – Benedict College
  • CompTIA A+ certification, Network+, Security+

GRIFFUS, STEPHANIE - Medical Assistant

  • Certificate- Medical Assisting- Ultrasound Diagnostic School, Landover, MD
  • CCMA- National Health Career Association 

HALL, VALDINA - Medical Assistant

  • LPN – Cerritos College

HARDEN, ROBIN - Medical Assistant

  • Associates in Registered Nursing (RN) – University of South Carolina

HUELL, ANNIKA - Medical Assistant / Medical Billing and Coding

  • MS – Master in Health Administration - University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • BS – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC
  • Certified Coding Associate - American Health Information Management Association 

JACKMAN, VERNON - General Education

  • MFA - Creative Writing – Cornell University
  • BA – English – Cornell University

JORDAN, ANGELA - General Education

  • M.A.- Master in Secondary Mathematics- Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY
  • B.S.-Bachelor in Mathematics- State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY

KYNARD, CHARISSE - Surgical Technology

  • AAS – Associate in Surgical Technology – Owens State Community College, Perrysburg, OH
  • Certified Surgical Technologist – The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assistants

MAJKA, MARGARET - Surgical Technology

  • AS – Science – Moraine Valley Community College
  • Certificate Education Paraprofessional – Moraine Valley Community College
  • Certificate in Surgical Technology – Triton College
  • Certified Surgical Technologist – The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assistants

MCNEIL, RENWICK - Business Administration

  • MA- Master in Management and Leadership- Webster University, Columbia, SC
  • MA- Master in Human Resource Management- Webster University, Columbia, SC

MCNEIL, TAMESHA - Medical Assistant

  • Certificate in Medical Assisting- ECPI- Charlotte, NC
  • CMA- AAMA

MONROE, SHAMEKA - Business Administration

  • MBA - Webster University
  • BA - Communication and Political Science- Columbia College

MYERS, ASHIYA - General Education

  • MA – Teaching English – University of South Carolina
  • BA – English – University of Florida

NYANFOR, JENNIFER - Business Administration

  • MBA - Southern Wesleyan University
  • BS - Columbia International University- Business& Organizational Leadership
  • AA - Midlands Technical College- Marketing; Business Management

ROBERSON, TAWANA - Medical Assistant

  • Doctor of Chiropractic – Sherman College of Chiropractic
  • BS – Biology – South Carolina State University

ROBERTSON, SONYA - Medical Assistant

  • RMA - Registered Medical Assistant - American Medical Technologist

ROGERS, WONTWONE - Pharmacy Technician

  • AS – Pharmacy Technology – Midlands Technical College
  • Certified Pharmacy Technician – Pharmacy Technician Certification Board
  • State Certified Pharmacy Technician – South Carolina Board of Pharmacy

ROLLISON, DEBORAH - Medical Billing and Coding / Healthcare Reimbursement

  • Certified Professional Coder – American Academy of Professional Coders

STARKS, BERNADETTE - Cosmetology

  • South Carolina Board of Cosmetology Certified Instructor

STEMBRIDGE, LAWANA - Allied Health

  • Doctor of Chiropractic – Sherman College of Chiropractic
  • BS – Biology – South Carolina State University 

TOMLINSON, DESIREE - General Education

  • MA-Master in Management and Leadership- Webster University-Columbia, SC
  • BA- Bachelor in Mass Communications- Bowie State, Bowie, MD

WELCH, JUDY - General Education

  • MA- Master in English- Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • BA- Bachelor in English- Spellman College, Atlanta, GA

WEST, RICKY - Business Administration

  • MBA- Master in Business Administration- South University- Columbia, SC
  • BA-Bachelor in Business Administration- University of South Carolina- Columbia, SC

WIDER, TIFFANY - General Education

  • BA- Columbia College-Business and Computer Sciences

WILLIAMS, PATRENA - Pharmacy Technician

  • BA - Business Management/Human Resources - Park University
  • AS - Pharmacy Technology - Community College of Air Force
  • Certified Pharmacy Technician – Pharmacy Technician Certification Board

Ownership

Virginia College is a private institution of higher education owned by Virginia College, LLC, an Alabama limited liability company that is a wholly owned subsidiary of Education Corporation of America (ECA), a Delaware corporation. The officers of ECA are Stuart Reed, President and Chief Executive Officer; Christopher Boehm, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer; and Roger L. Swartzwelder, Executive Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, General Counsel, and Secretary. The directors of ECA are Avy Stein (Chairman), John Bakalar, Christopher Boehm, Scott Conners, Jerry Dervin, John P. Frazee, Jr., Gary Kerber, John Kline, Jr., Christopher Larson, Michael Lavin, Thomas A. Moore, Jr., Michael Moskow, Stuart Reed, Matt Shafer and Denis Suggs

Main / Branch / Auxiliary Classroom Locations

*Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and School (ACICS)

ALABAMA

Virginia College* (Main Campus)
488 Palisades Boulevard
Birmingham, Alabama 35209
(205) 802-1200

Virginia College-Birmingham 
Auxiliary Classroom
1901 Finley Boulevard
Birmingham, Alabama 35234
(205) 224-5539

Virginia College* 
(Branch Campus)
2021 Drake Avenue Southwest
Huntsville, Alabama 35801
(256) 533-7387

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
3725 Airport Boulevard, Suite 165
Mobile, Alabama 36608
(251) 343-7227

Virginia College-Mobile
Auxiliary Classroom
4525 Schillinger Road North
Semmes, Alabama 36575
(251) 287-2528

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
6200 Atlanta Highway
Montgomery, Alabama 36117
(334) 551-1500

ARIZONA

Golf Academy of America – Phoenix
2031 North Arizona Avenue
Chandler, Arizona 85225
(480) 857-1574

CALIFORNIA

Golf Academy of America-San Diego* 
(Branch Campus)
1950 Camino Vida Roble, Suite 125
Carlsbad, California 92008
(760) 734-1208

COLORADO

Ecotech Institute* 
(Branch Campus)
1400 South Abilene Street
Aurora, Colorado 80012
(303) 586-5290

FLORIDA

Golf Academy of America-Orlando*
(Branch Campus)
510 South Hunt Club Boulevard
Apopka, Florida 32703
(407) 699-1990

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
2810 South Federal Highway
Fort Pierce, Florida 34982
(772) 448-2000

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
5940 Beach Boulevard
Jacksonville, Florida 32207
(904) 520-7400

Virginia College* 
(Branch Campus)
312 East Nine Mile Road, Suite 34
Pensacola, Florida 32514
(850) 436-8444

GEORGIA

Virginia College* 
(Branch Campus)
2807 Wylds Road
Augusta, Georgia 30909
(706) 288-2500

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
5601 Veterans Parkway
Columbus, Georgia 31904
(762) 207-1600

Virginia College* 
(Branch Campus)
1901 Paul Walsh Drive
Macon, Georgia 31206
(478) 803-4600

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
14045 Abercorn Street, Suite 1503
Savannah, Georgia 31419
(912) 721-5600

LOUISIANA

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
9501 Cortana Place
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70815
(225) 236-3900

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
2950 East Texas Street, Suite C
Bossier City, Louisiana 71111
(318) 741-8020

MISSISSIPPI

Virginia College* 
(Branch Campus)
920 Cedar Lake Road
Biloxi, Mississippi 39532
(228) 546-9100

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
5841 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
(601) 977-0960

NORTH CAROLINA

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
3740 South Holden Road
Greensboro, North Carolina 27406
(336) 398-5400

OKLAHOMA

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
5124 South Peoria Avenue
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74105
(918) 960-5400

SOUTH CAROLINA

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
7201 Two Notch Road
Columbia, South Carolina 29223
(803) 509-7100

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
2400 David H. McLeod Boulevard
Florence, South Carolina 29501
(843) 407-2200

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
78 Global Drive, Suite 200
Greenville, South Carolina 29607
(864) 679-4900

Golf Academy of America-Myrtle Beach* 
(Branch Campus)
1900 Mr. Joe White Avenue
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29577
(843) 445-5000

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
6185 Rivers Avenue
North Charleston, South Carolina 29406
(843) 614-4300

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
8150 Warren H. Abernathy Highway
Spartanburg, South Carolina 29301
(864) 504-3200

TENNESSEE

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
721 Eastgate Loop Road
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37411
(423) 893-2000

Virginia College* 
(Branch Campus)
5003 North Broadway Street
Knoxville, Tennessee 37918
(865) 745-4500

TEXAS

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
14200 North Interstate Highway 35
Austin, Texas 78728
(512) 371-3500

Golf Academy of America – Dallas*
(Branch Campus)
1861 Valley View Lane, Suite 100
Farmers Branch, Texas 75234
(972-763-8100)

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
5005 50th Street
Lubbock, Texas 79414
(806) 784-1900

VIRGINIA

Virginia College*
(Branch Campus)
7200 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, Virginia 23225
(804) 977-5100