Employee of the Week: Tommy Gibson

Employee of the Week: Tommy Gibson
Posted on 02/14/2020
Employee of the Week
The Transportation Department is pleased to recognize Mr. Tommy Gibson as its employee of the week.  Tommy, a life-long resident of Pittsylvania County, a graduate of Tunstall High School, and a school division employee since 2015, has worked as a mechanic and machinist since 1980.  


As a mechanic, he is responsible for a wide variety of tasks daily.  Whether performing a routine inspection, executing repairs to one of the divisions many buses or other vehicles, or providing roadside assistance to one of the school system’s 188 drivers, Tommy can be counted on to provide courteous and conscientious service. He enjoys the company of the mechanics with whom he works and appreciates the opportunity to work for Pittsylvania County Schools.  

When not turning wrenches, Tommy enjoys spending time with family including his wife Debbie (who is also an employee of Pittsylvania County Schools), his two adult sons, his granddaughter, and five grandsons.  He is a vintage Chevrolet enthusiast who especially enjoys riding and building custom motorcycles.