Welcome to the New VCCS
OPD aims to achieve the highest system-wide standards for excellence in professional development, providing a strategic, long-term vision and pedagogically advanced, culturally inspired, and academically rigorous programming that drives faculty and institutional excellence in Virginia’s Community Colleges.
OPD programs serve more than 2,000 full-time faculty, 9,000 adjunct faculty, and 3,000 classified staff, providing a robust, multi-faceted professional development program that supports outstanding teaching and learning; addresses the diverse needs and expectations of educators; explores the intersection of innovative technologies with classroom and student success; and resolves pressing workforce development, business and community demands.
Professional Development Team
Shauna Davis / firstname.lastname@example.org / (804) 819-4795
Executive Director Student Success Center, Office of Professional Development
Nancy Harris / email@example.com / (804) 819-4687
Sandy Gharib / firstname.lastname@example.org / (804) 819-4966
Coordinator, Learning & Development
Jenese Reid Thomas / email@example.com /