Dr. Gary L. Rhodes is in his 13th year as president of J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, one of 23 colleges making up the Virginia Community College System (VCCS). Reynolds is the third largest college in the VCCS, serving almost 19,000 credit students and 10,000 employees in workforce training annually on three campuses located in the Greater Richmond area. Previously, Dr. Rhodes served as president of Riverland Community College in Austin, Minnesota.
Dr. Rhodes is very active in the community, serving as chair of the Board of the Greater Richmond Chamber of Commerce in 2009 and maintaining an active seat on the Chamber Board of Directors. He also serves on numerous other community boards, and is a 2004 graduate of Leadership Metro Richmond and a 2006 graduate of LEAD Virginia.
Dr. Rhodes lives with his wife, Nam, and their Pomeranian, Bundle of Joy (BJ), in Glen Allen.