Weatherford College’s Shannon Stoker is the newly elected secretary for the Texas Chapter of the College Reading and Learning Association.
Stoker is chair of WC’s Education Department and oversees courses related to education, child development, developmental reading and writing, and learning frameworks. She also manages the Center for Research and Writing.
She earned a Master of Education degree in Curriculum and Instruction as well as a Master of Education in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies from the University of Texas at Arlington and has worked in higher education for nine years.
Her career began as a sixth grade English teacher, and she also worked as an adjunct instructor during that time before transitioning fully to higher education.
Stoker lives in Strawn with her husband and six children.