B.A. Summa Cum Laude University of Iowa
Major: Psychology, Minor: Spanish
J.D. University of Iowa College of Law
For over ten years, Ms. Shapiro was engaged in academic and student support at a private liberal arts institution. She coordinated General Studies courses and the adjuncts in that department. Further, Ms. Shapiro was an adjunct professor in the General Studies, Political Science, and Religion departments.
Ms. Shapiro is also a consultant engaged in facilitating national and international trainings for educators. She has authored online and print resources focusing on student success, active learning, and writing for disciplinary literacy.
Prior to working in post-secondary education, Ms. Shapiro worked in private legal practice concentrating in education, insurance, and family law.