Latala Payne Hodges

Communications Specialist & Social Media Manager
Email: lhodges@patrickhenry.edu
Phone: (276) 656-5478
Office: Frith Hall Room 150
Division: Institutional Advancement
Department: Public Relations





Education:

B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University

Committees:
Student Success Committee
Presidential Leadership Cabinet
Title IX Committee

Honors:
2014 VCCA Excellence in Communications Awards: 2nd Place Winner for New Media/Social Media
2014 VCCA Excellence in Communications Awards: 3rd Place Winner for Writing
2014 VCCA Excellence in Communications Awards: 2nd Place Winner for Newsletter
2014 VCCA Excellence in Communications Awards: 3rd Place Winner for Total Advertising/PR Campaign
2014 PHCC High 5 Award winner
2014 National Council for Marketing and Public Relations Bronze Award for Writing
2013 Spencer Penn 1st Place Photography Award, Animal
2013 Spencer Penn 1st Place Photography Award, Human Interest
2013 Spencer Penn Honorable Mention Photography Award, Children
2013 Spencer Penn Honorable Mention Photography Award, Floral


Interests:
Member of the Virginia Community Colleges Association
Member of the Virginia Commonwealth University Alumni Association


Other:
Volunteer for Junior Achievement of Southwest Virginia (http://swvirginia.ja.org)
Volunteer for United Way Day of Service Campaign
Graduate of the Virginia Community System Classified Staff Leadership Academy, Class of 2014
Graduate of the Martinsville-Henry County Chamber of Commerce Leadership Development Program, Class of 2013