Here's a sample of what just a few of our recent graduates are
Ashley Brewer (2014, Biomedical Science)
Pursuing a PhD in Biomedical Science at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Karen Butler (2014, Chemistry)
Pursuing a graduate degree in forensic toxicology at VCU in Richmond, Virginia.
Stephen Granger (2014, Computer Science)
Tech Support Engineer for Unified Storage Division at EMC.
Ashley Parsons (2014, Biology)
A Medical Assistant at Richeson Drive Pediatrics in Lynchburg, Virginia.
Dan Paxton (2014, Environmental Science)
Working at Luck Stone Quarry in Burkeville, VA.
Nolan Compton (2013, Environmental Science)
Assisting the Resources Management and Science Division staff at Yosemite National Park in conducting vegetation conditions across the park.
McLane Grows (2013, Environmental Studies)
Working as a youth wilderness trip leader/environmental educator for Sanborn Western Camps in Florissant, Colorado.
Samantha Meiser (2013, Chemistry)
Pursuing a Ph.D. in chemistry at NC State University.
Adam Petrizza (2013, Environmental Science)
A GIS Analyst with Leica Microsystems in Chantilly, Virginia.
Ashley Simpson (2013, Biology)
A Microbiologist with Nestle in Danville, Virginia.
Julia Taylor (2013, Biomedical Science; Chemistry Minor)
A Ph.D. student in Medical Biology at the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine, working on viral entry mechanisms and specifically, with Human papillomavirus type 16 and HIV type 1.
Victoria Weiser (2013, Chemistry)
Pursuing a Pharmacy degree at VCU in Richmond, Virginia.
Thaddeus Williams (2013, Biomedical Science; Chemistry)
Pursuing a DVM at Cornell Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine.
Nolan Compton (2013, Environmental Science)
An environmental specialist with Angler Environmental.
Molly Barkman (2012, Environmental Science)
The Outreach Coordinator at Cacapon Institute in High View, West Virginia.
Eric Donofrio (2012, Environmental Science)
After working with the Earth Corps in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in Colorado, is now pursuing a MS in Forest Resources at the University of Georgia.
Nels Erickson (2012, Environmental Studies; 2014, M.Ed. in Science Education)
An Environmental Specialist with Angler Environmental in Lynchburg, Virginia.
Keith Lestre, Jr. (2012, Computer Science; Business Administration)
Working as a Software Engineer for Bizerba Engineered Solutions in Sandston, Virginia.
Billy Orndorff (2012, Environmental Science)
A Professional Naturalist Fellow at Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center in Lanesboro, Minnesota.
Kyle Reder (2012, Biomedical Sciences)
Working at American Type Culture Collection.
Nathan Seeburger (2012, Biology and Chemistry)
A Technologist at LabCorp in the Research Triangle Park in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Rob Stewart (2012, Environmental Science)
An Environmental Technician with Libertas Copper, L.L.C.
Stephen Armstrong (2011, Environmental Science)
After completing an Environmental Research Internship with the United Nations Environment Programme at the Regional Office of North America, is now an Environmental Scientist at HDR, Inc., in Vienna, Virginia.
Jill Dunnam (2011, Environmental Science)
An Air Quality Planner with ECW Environmental Group at Fort Lee, Virginia.
Molly Galloway (2011, Environmental Science)
Working as a Biological Technician for the National Park Service at Prince William Forest Park near Washington, DC, while also pursuing a Master of Natural Resources at the National Capital Region Campus of Virginia Tech.
Beverly Hoath (2011, Environmental Science)
Working at Chickadee Creek Farm, an organic CSA in Pennington, New Jersey.
Shana Johnson (2011, Mathematics)
Pursuing a M.S. in Mathematics at UNC Wilmington in Wilmington, North Carolina.
Gib Lewis (2011, Environmental Science)
Performing stormwater inspections as an engineer technician for the Henrico County Department of Public Works, Virginia.
James McDaniel (2011, Biology)
Working towards a Ph.D. in Botany at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin.
Geoff Moore (2011, Environmental Science)
A Soil Conservation Technician with the Natural Resources Conservation Service in Iowa, and is pursuing a M.S. in Agronomy at Iowa State University.
Thomas Moore (2011, Environmental Science)
Attending the Teton Science School in Jackson, Wyoming.
Ned Parker (2011, Mathematics)
A Science and Engineering Technician with the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, DC.
Ben Phelps (2011, Biomedical Science)
In the DO Program at Midwestern University.
Casey Sawyer (2011, Chemistry)
Pursuing a Master's of Public Health at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.
Will Stafford (2011, Environmental Science)
A Meteorologist for WSET in Lynchburg, VA.
Aaron Stroud (2011, Mathematics)
A Math teacher at Appomattox High School in Appomattox, Virginia.
Krysten Bishop (2010, Biomedical Science)
In the Physician Assistant Program at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia.
Jimmy Burton (2010, Biomedical Science)
Attending the University of Louisville's School of Dentistry in Louisville, Kentucky.
Rebecca Evans (2010, Environmental Studies)
Attending the Master's of Environmental Studies program at VCU.
Jerome Facchina (2010, Environmental Science)
Assistant Supervisor at Henkels and McCoy, Inc., in Richmond, Virginia.
Loriann Garcia (2010, Biology)
Pursuing a M.S. in Entomology at Texas A&M in College Station, Texas.
Lizzy Jackson (2010, Biology)
Pursuing a M.S. studying reproductive behavior and microsatellites in spotted salamanders at Towson University in Towson, Maryland.
Stephen Legg (2010, Biomedical Science)
Attending the VCU School of Medicine in Richmond, Virginia.
Ashley Longstreet (2010, Chemistry and Biomedical Science)
Pursuing a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida.
Kaitlin Marvin (2010, Biology)
An immunoassay technician at LabCorp in Burlington, North Carolina.
Shannon Melchior (2010, Biomedical Science)
In the Occupational Therapy Program at Washington University in St Louis, Missouri.
Ashley Meyer (2010, Biomedical Science)
Attending Dental School at the University of Missouri-Kansas City in Kansas City, Missouri.
Amanda Bridget Pillow Winks (2010, Environmental Science)
Storm Water Compliance Inspector for the City of Lynchburg Utilities in Lynchburg, Virginia.
Brad Puffenbarker (2010, Environmental Science)
Working with Public Utilities for the City of Lynchburg, Virginia.
Rachel Roozen (2010, Environmental Studies)
A Field Instructor with the Ashoken Center in Olivebridge, New York.
Nick Rose (2010, Environmental Science)
Working for the Western North Carolina Alliance in Asheville, North Carolina.
Brandon Schneider (2010, Environmental Science)
A GIS Research Assistant with FirstSearch Technologies in Norwood, Massachusettes.
Brett Schwartz (2010, Environmental Science)
A Field Service Technician with Brown Caldwell in Allendale, New Jersey.
Jessica Yarra (2010, Biology)
An Associate Scientist with Intrexon in Blacksburg, Virginia.
The above positions cover the previous five years. Want your info added, removed, or corrected? Please email