Mrs. Tricia Virts has an MBA with a concentration in Marketing and an undergraduate degree from JMU with a major in Business Administration and a minor in Marketing. She is also a graduate of LCHS! She is teaching Personal Finance, Teacher Cadet, Business Law and Business Management. She is the sponsor of Educators Rising.Prior to teaching, Mrs. Virts worked in the business world as a Director of Customer Operations at Mobile Insight. Her experience in business spanned sales, marketing, and IT at many telecommunications companies such as Sprint Nextel, AT&T, Concert and WinStar Telecommunications. She has worked in virtually all areas of business and managed a staff of over 20 people. Bringing this experience into the classroom, Mrs. Virts looks forward to preparing students for college and a career.Mrs. Virts received her teaching certification from Shenandoah University and she is certified in Business, Marketing and Family and Consumer Sciences.You can reach Mrs. Virts via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. She will get back to you as soon as possible.Mrs. Virts is available before school starting at 8 AM. Other times can be arranged so contact Mrs. Virts if assistance is needed.All Summative Assignments are weighted at 100%. Please access Phoenix for information on assignments along with due dates.Students absent for extended illness/flu will be given make-up work upon return to the classroom. Make-up due dates will be discussed with the student upon return as well. Sufficient time will be given for make-up work. If a student is going to be absent for an extended period, please email me and let me know and appropriate arrangements can be made.