The MS Alliance would like to take a moment to recognize all the accomplishments of our High School and College Graduates. We realize that you have put in a lot of hard work to make it to this point. The MS Alliance is very proud of all that you have accomplished. We look forward to seeing  you succeed in the next chapter of your journey.


Sal Elizabeth

Sal Elizabeth (Kaitlyn) graduated from Clemson University with a Master’s in Architecture with a study abroad in Italy.  She has accepted a full-time position with an architecture firm in Greenville, SC as the Lead Architect on a few projects. “I can’t take credit for any of it, this was all Gods strength and provision.”   We are sure her dad, Joe Salvia is immensely proud of her, most remember Kaitlyn as the leader of the youth support group.



Frank Elijah Patton IV received an advance high school diploma from Heritage High School. He began playing trumpet in the 8th grade while in the Dunbar Middle School band, as well as the Heritage High School Marching Band.  The following 9th grade year, he joined the concert band. He will begin attending Central VA Community College, for general studies, upon graduation he will transfer to a 4-year university, which he has yet to decide upon. Frank is the son of Mr. Frank and Yvonne Patton III of Lynchburg, Va.


Kaylyn Rivera

Kaylyn Rivera graduated with a 4.2 GPA Summa Cum Laude from Maurece J. McDonough High School in Charles County MD. Kaylyn will be attending Drew University in New Jersey in August where she will be playing soccer. She will be studying to become a Physician’s Assistant.  Kaylyn is the daughter of Fidel and Kathleen Rivera members of our MSAV family.


Layla Moon Mundy

Layla is a 2020 graduate of Patrick Henry High School. As a result of all her hard work, AP classes and not taking a summer off since seventh grade, she graduated a year early with a 4.0 GPA, and Honors.  Layla is a member of the Roanoke Youth Symphony Orchestra playing violin for five years. She also plays the clarinet in concert band. Her plans on attending Virginia Tech majoring in Energies and Science. Layla is the daughter of Kala Moock a member of our MSAV family.


Marla Rain Moock

Marla Rain Moock, she is a VWCC graduate with two degrees, one in Science and the other in Megatronics. she graduated Magna Cum Laude and made the Presidents lists with a 4.5 GPA. Marla is headed to Christopher Newport a 4-year college on the east coast. Marla is the daughter of Kala Moock a member of our MSAV family.



Nick graduated from Floyd County high school. He is working full time at Hollingsworth & Vose in Floyd, Virginia with plans to attend NRCC in the fall for General Studies and Welding. Nick is the son of Tim and Karen Jones, nephew of Suzanne Oconnell and grandson of Dr Gordon Burch.


If we have missed any 2020 High School or College Graduates of our MSAV Family please drop us a line at  Attention 2020 Graduate/Don Cross