The following local residents graduated from Jefferson College of Health Sciences (JCHS) on Friday, December 14, 2012 during the College’s Winter Commencement
* Brandon Scott Evans of Daleville (24083) graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from the Nursing Program.
* Elise Christine Ricotta of Fincastle (24090) graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree from the Nursing Program.
* Stephanie Ann Richardson of Goodview (24095) graduated with a Master of Science degree from the Physician Assistant Program.
* Heather Lynne Carroll of Troutville (24175) graduated with a Associate of Science degree from the Science Program.
JCHS is a private higher education institution that “prepares, within a scholarly environment, ethical, knowledgeable, competent and caring healthcare professionals.” The College focuses on providing healthcare education and is an affiliate of Carilion Clinic. Founded in 1914 as the Jefferson Hospital School of Nursing, JCHS now provides more than 1,000 students with opportunities to become part of the healthcare profession, serving communities from southwest Virginia to the Shenandoah Valley and beyond. The school’s graduates are building healthier tomorrows in our region and across the country every day. More information is available at www.jchs.edu.
Submitted by JCHS