Cheryl D. Blow graduated from George Mason University on May 1 with a master’s degree in education with a certificate in special education autism spectrum behavior disorder with a GPA of 3.9.

Blow is a 1979 graduate of Halifax County High School and received her bachelor’s degree from St. Paul’s.

Blow is the daughter of the late Zader Richardson Morgan of Virgilina and the late J. Thomas Morgan of South Boston.

She has more than 25 years of mental health care experience and continues to work and advocate for the residents and communities in this field.