Alumni Profiles

Mary Leigh McDaniel

Mary Leigh McDaniel

LFCC helped set McDaniel, the Marshall District representative on the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors, on her path to success.

Jennifer “Jenni” VanCuren: From student to professor

Jennifer “Jenni” VanCuren: From student to professor

The English professor teaches English composition, American literature, technical writing and honors humanities classes. She can’t decide which class is her favorite to teach.

Elise Wheelock: LFCC Gave Alumna Soaring Start to Success

Elise Wheelock: LFCC Gave Alumna Soaring Start to Success

2016 LFCC graduate Elise Wheelock’s career is off to a flying start. She was recently hired by Western Aircraft, Inc. in Boise, Idaho, as the regional sales director for Piper Aircraft.

Luray Resident Garland Gochenour Named LFCC's 2020 Distinguished Alumni Recipient

Luray Resident Garland Gochenour Named LFCC’s 2020 Distinguished Alumni Recipient

When LFCC first opened its doors in September 1970, the LFCC 2020 Distinguished Alumni recipient was among the young people walking in. Garland Gochenour was in the first cohort of students to enroll in LFCC in1970, and in the first graduating class – the Class of 1972.

Park Ranger Shannon Moeck Named LFCC Distinguished Alumni Winner

Park Ranger Shannon Moeck Named LFCC Distinguished Alumni Winner

2019 LFCC Distinguished Alumni Award winner Shannon Moeck has brought hidden history to life in her job as an interpretative park ranger at Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park.

Renée Culbertson Receives Distinguished Alumni Award

Renée Culbertson Receives Distinguished Alumni Award

Lord Fairfax Community College presented its 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award Friday to Renée Culbertson, who graduated cum laude with an associate of applied science degree in management in 2000.

Charlie Spiro

Charlie Spiro

Adjunct Professor Charlie Spiro has dedicated nearly half his life to teaching and inspiring students at LFCC.

Thomas Kirk

Thomas Kirk

Thomas Kirk of Fauquier County is the recipient of Lord Fairfax Community College’s (LFCC) 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award. 

Carolyn Glaize

Carolyn Glaize

A Winchester native, Glaize enrolled at LFCC in 1970, the year it opened.

Stan Crockett Receives LFCC’s 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award

Stan Crockett Receives LFCC’s 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award

Stan Crockett, Manager of the Virginia Inland Port in Front Royal, Virginia, is the recipient of Lord Fairfax Community College’s 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award.

Dennis Morris

Dennis Morris

Dennis Morris, a resident of Shenandoah County, was a member of the first graduating class at Lord Fairfax Community College in 1972.

Glenn Burdick

Glenn Burdick

Dr. Glenn Burdick has a unique history with the college, as a board member, student and donor.