Angela Dotson March 2014 Employee of the Month

Angela Dotson is being recognized as the Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College, March Employee of the Month. Dotson is a Southern graduate and completed her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Marshal University. She began her career at Southern as Program Coordinator for APPALREAD, she then moved to the position of Allied Health Secretary. Dotson is currently Student Records Assistant in the Central Records Office. She describes her job as requiring a variety of responsibilities all of which “are nearly 100% student interaction”. Dotson assists with many events at Southern including graduation. She also served as reporter on the Assessment Committee. Away from the college she is actively involved in her church and enjoys playing the piano and reading in her spare time. Dotson and her husband of 20 years have a daughter, Elizabeth, who will attend Southern next year. When asked how she felt being named employee of the month Dotson said, “Surprised, but proud”. Her pride is evident when commenting on her service to Southern. “I believe in Southern and the students that attend. I view myself and coworkers as part of a team. It takes each and every one of us working together to guide and support the students to help them succeed because that is our ultimate goal.”