Petronia Nelson is a native of Jackson, Ms. She has a BSW in Social Work and a MLA in Sociology. Petronia has 15 years of Social Service Experience. She is currently the Life Skills Coordinator at VOCM. As the Life Skills Co. she assists people with credit and budget counseling, home ownership, resume writing, financial literacy and facilitate home buyer education classes. I came to VOCM looking for a new career path that would allow me to continue help and serve others. I am able to do just that here at VOCM. We are a family that work together to change the lives of individuals and communities.