Also at its April 20 meeting, the VCEDA Board honored Dr. Barbara Fuller, Vice President of Academic & Student Services at Southwest Virginia Community College, for her service and efforts in education and economic development. In photo, Executive Director Jonathan Belcher presents a Certificate of

Recognition to Dr. Fuller:
“For her outstanding service and genuine concern for the people of Southwest Virginia and the coalfield region in her tireless efforts in support of the region’s education and economic development.” Dr. Fuller is retiring July 1.

“Dr. Fuller has been instrumental in helping to bring jobs to Southwest Virginia and preparing the workforce, and we wanted to honor her for her important contributions to the region,” said Belcher.