Dr. Sharon Waller completed a Ph.D. in Special Education from the Texas Woman’s University in Denton, Texas. She earned her Master of Education in Special Education from the University of North Texas and her BBA from Texas Woman’s University. Both institutions are located in Denton, Texas. Dr. Sharon spent 13 years a Sherman Independent School District where she served as an educational diagnostician, curriculum coordinator, and teacher. She joined the AURAK family as Manager of Counseling, Testing, and Disability Services in 2105. Dr. Waller’s teaching and research focus on special education, strategic educational leadership, and effective assessment of student learning.