Faculty & Staff Profiles

Civil Engineering Technology professor keen on problem solving in classroom

February 17, 2016

Professor Chris Cartwright, program head for Civil Engineering Technology at Tidewater Community College, tries to lecture less and engage his students more.

Head of new veterinary assisting program combines love of animals with teaching

February 3, 2016

“When I was practicing, I discovered I loved teaching,” said Megan Taliaferro, who is the head of Tidewater Community College's veterinary assistant program after working five years as an associate veterinarian at Nansemond Veterinary Clinic.

English instructor and published author connects with students through writing

January 5, 2016

English instructor Doug Thiele has impacted students on Tidewater Community College’s Chesapeake Campus for almost two decades

Dean Thomas Stout encourages students to get out of their comfort zones

November 20, 2015

Dean Thomas Stout joined Tidewater Community College after a successful career in the Navy.

Interior Design alumna finds her dream career

November 17, 2015

A 2010 graduate of TCC’s Interior Design program, Michelle Alderman was recently named to the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) 30 Under 30 list.

Horticulture instructor cycles more than 500 miles for tree education and research

October 28, 2015

Tidewater Community College horticulture instructor cycles more than 500 miles in a week in Florida to fund education and research for the TREE Fund.

Meet Associate Professor Cynthia Pedigo, Program Head of Paralegal Studies

September 9, 2015

Cynthia Pedigo never wants to hear these words: “I’m just a paralegal.” She knows firsthand how valuable paralegals are.

Lynn Yvonne Moon: Program Head, Acquisition and Procurement

September 9, 2015

If Acquisition and Procurement sounds like a mundane career choice, talk with Lynn Yvonne Moon, or better yet, step inside her office at the Virginia Department of Transportation.

Faculty profile: Debra Wells, Administrative Support Technology Program Head

September 3, 2015

Debra Wells grew up understanding the importance of hard work. As program head for TCC's Administrative Support Technology program, she passes her wealth of experience onto others.

Veteran nurse is hands-on with her patients and her students

August 21, 2015

“I’ve been here 20 years, and I think I’ve taught 90 percent of those in the EMS profession around here,” says Anne Mach, associate professor of EMS and Critical Care at TCC

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