Graduation Speaker , SVCC Grad Stephen Parker Has a Cool Job
"Don't ever forget your experience at this college and how it shaped you," urged Stephen E. Parker, alumnus and graduation speaker for Southside Virginia Community College's Commencement held May 13, 2017 on the John H. Daniel Campus under clearing skies. A crowd of approximately 2,500 people attended the annual event.
Stephen E. Parker performs his cool job in Washington D.C., the beating heart of the United States of America. Growing up in rural Prince Edward County, Virginia, Parker never envisioned being able to go to college, much less becoming immersed in the political capital of the nation.