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NOVA’s Jill Mitchell Wins Statewide Outstanding Faculty Award

Jill Mitchell

NOVA Associate Professor Jill Mitchell has been selected for the 2019 Chancellor’s Award for Teaching Excellence. Only one Virginia Community College System faculty member receives the award annually.

The award is given on the basis of encouragement of active learning, diversity and creativity of learning methods, integration of technology, and more.

In addition, the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia recently chose Mitchell for the 2019 Virginia Outstanding Faculty Award. She is the only community college faculty recipient of the award and the 14th NOVA professor to receive the prestigious honor.

Mitchell is a graduate of the University of Georgia's Terry College of Business, where she obtained a B.B.A. in Management Information Systems. She is a Certified Internal Auditor with a M.S. in Accountancy from the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce.

Check out our feature story for more on Mitchell.


Northern Virginia Community College is the largest institution of higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia and one of America's largest community colleges. NOVA enrolls more than 75,000 students at its six campuses in Alexandria, Annandale, Loudoun, Manassas, Springfield and Woodbridge, and through NOVA Online. For more information about NOVA and its programs or services, call 703-323-3000 or visit the College's Web site, www.nvcc.edu.