Student Clubs and Organizations

Below is a list of all currently chartered student clubs and organizations at TNCC. If you are interested in a particular group, please contact the advisor listed. All students must have and maintain at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA to be eligible to be members of TNCC clubs and organizations.


    Ballroom Dance Club

    The purpose of the TNCC Ballroom Dance Club is to promote an interest in ballroom dancing, to encourage healthy physical activity and to provide an opportunity for students to form friendships through a shared interest in dance. Advisor: Anthony Fotinos Phone: 757-825-2789 Email: Co-Advisor: Pam Roberts Phone: 757-825-3839 Email:


    The purpose of CRU is to provide regular opportunities to study and discuss the Bible, worship, and pray in a group setting and to provide opportunities for fellowship and encouragement among students. Advisor: Thomas Pringle Phone: 757-825-3622 Emial:

    Der Deutsche Klub (The German Club)

    The purpose of the Der Deutsche Klub is to enrich the study of the German language at TNCC by enjoying German movies, games, music, food and conversation. Advisor: Jacques Digbeu Phone: 757-825-2983 Email: Co-Advisor: Michael Sundblad Phone: 757-825-3659 Email:

    International Club

    The purpose of the International Club is to discuss experiences of living in the USA and away from loved ones, help one another adapt to new life, share pictures, tapes, and memories of family, friends and homes left back in the homelands. Advisor: Alex Gabriel Phone: 757-825-2977 Email:

    Lesbian, Gay, Straight, Bi-sexual, and Transgendered society

    The purpose of the LGBST Society is to put an end to discrimination on and off TNCC campus as well as to come together as a community. Advisor: Michelle Shonk Phone: 757-825-2989 Email: Co-Advisor: Kelvin Maxwell Phone: 757-825-2732 Email: Co-Advisor: Hattie Turner Phone: 757-825-2732 Email:

    TNCC Anime' Club

    The purpose of the TNCC Anime' Club is to promote anime', Japanese culture and the spread of the love of Japanese animation to the students of TNCC. Advisor: Thomas Rockson Phone: 757-825-3819 Email:



    The purpose of Genesis is to provide a Christian community where we can begin to understand each other’s struggles and joys so that together we can discover what it means to become God’s people. We do not require a group that thinks alike, but one that will accept individuals with respect, love, and support as each person works out his/her own salvation (Philippians 2:12). It is also our purpose to involve students, both on campus and in the surrounding area, through Christian ministry and fellowship. Advisor: Tasha Holmes Phone: 757-253-4880 Email:


    Student organizations are groups that have affiliations with national organizations. Some student organizations may have additional eligibility criteria based on local, state or national requirements. In addition, student groups may charge membership dues which are split between the local chapter and the state or national organization. Please contact the organization's advisor for further details.

    American Dental Hygienists Association

    The objectives of the American Dental Hygienists Association shall be to cultivate, promote, and sustain the art and science of dental hygiene, to represent and safeguard the common interest of the members of the dental hygiene profession and to contribute toward the improvement of the oral health of the public. The American Dental Hygienists Association is located on the Historic triangle campus. Advisor: Kelly Williams Phone: 757-258-6595 Email:

    American Red Cross Club

    The purpose of the Red Cross Club is to represent Thomas Nelson Community College, while giving back to the Hampton community through Red Cross volunteerism. Moreover, the TNCC Red Cross Club will provide students a convenient outlet to fulfill community service-hour requirements for scholarships and courses. Advisor: Anne Evans Phone: 757-825-3837 Eamil: Co-Advisor: Roxanne Lord Phone: 757-825-2941

    Phi Theta Kappa, Phi Sigma Chapter

    Phi Theta Kappa is the National Honor Society of two year colleges. The purpose of the Phi Sigma Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa is to facilitate scholarship, fellowship, service, and leadership among members of the Society. The Phi Sigma Chapter has members on both the Hampton and Historic Triangle campuses. Co-Advisor: Corey Buttram Phone: 757-825-2878 Email:

    Student Nurses Association, Hampton Campus

    The purpose of the Student Nurses Association is to advance professional nursing practice through student mentorship, community service, leadership opportunities and career guidance. Advisor: Susan Stainback Phone: 757-825-2762 Email:

    Student Nurses Association, Historic Triangle

    The purposes of the Student Nurses Association, Hisotric Triangle are to: promote participation in college and community activities that promote health and wellness, represent nursing students to the consumer, to institutions, and to other organizations; encourage student participation in interdisciplinary activities; educate members about the importance of student involvement in legislative matters regarding healthcare, nursing education, and practice; promote recruitment efforts; participation in student activities, and educational opportunities regardless of a person’s race, color, creed, sex, age, lifestyle, national origin, or economic status; promote and encourage collaborative relationships with the National Student Nurses’ Association and the Virginia Nursing Students’ Association; participate in approved fund raising activities in order to raise money for charitable contributions to approved agencies and causes; and participate in approved fund raising activities in order to raise money for the pinning ceremony that occurs upon successful completion of the nursing program. Advisor: Pam Biernacki Phone: 757-258-6643 Email: Co-Advisor: Lisa Draper Phone: 757-258-6642

    TNCC Chapter of Student Veterans of America

    The purpose of the TNCC Chapter of Student Veterans of America is to promote education, awareness, and assistance to veterans and dependents of veterans who are enrolled at TNCC. The TNCC Chapter of Student Veterans of America has members located on the Hampton and Historic Triangle campuses. The advisor is located in the Veteran Affairs office at the Hampton campus. Advisor: Christopher Banks Phone: 757-825-2912 Email: