Apprenticeship students recognized

Published 11:28 am Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Toll Brothers’, a production facility in Emporia, partnered with Southside Virginia Community College (SVCC) apprenticeship coordinator, Kelly Arnold, to implement the apprenticeship program for training machine operators with the end goal of helping them become Industrial Maintenance Technicians. Pictured are, from left, front row, Steven Brown, Calvin Terry, Rene’ Gutierrez, Timothy King, Chad Patton, SVCC Dean of Career and Occupational Technology; back row, Kelly Arnold, SVCC Apprenticeship Coordinator, Jerry Irby, Chris Johnson, Toll Brothers’ Plant Manager; Rickey Hall, Maynard Stowe and Mike Wells, Department of Labor. (Send a “Pic Me Up” with names and information to