La Shonda joins the team as Director of Postsecondary Programs. She is a versatile and charismatic individual who has worked for over 13 years in the ABE and ELL fields. La Shonda has had the pleasure of holding positions as an Instructor, a Teacher Trainer, a Manager, a College Navigator, a Student Success Specialist, and a Director. Over four years, She has done some volunteer work for non-profit organizations that encourage development, Education, equity, and inclusion. La Shonda holds a Master's degree in Education. She also has experience teaching adult education and intensive English programs at the post-secondary and university levels in the U.S. and abroad. Previously, La Shonda served as the Director of Basic & Transitional Studies at Seattle Central College and was the Event Operations Director for the first annual Na Wahine O ka Mana: The Power of Women Summit. La Shonda is originally from Los Angeles, and when she is not busy working, you can find her traveling, dancing, and bringing folks together. Join us in welcoming her to our team.