Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. University of Southwestern Louisiana Masters of Arts and Masters of Science, Amberton University
Ms. Shirley Ekwelum
Ms. Ekwelum comes to us from Richardson ISD where she has spent the last ten years of her career as a Special Education Counselor and most recently the Guidance Counselor and Testing Coordinator for the RISD Alternative School.
Ms. Ekwelum has been an educator for over 20 years and also served in Garland ISD as a Speech Assistant and was a Mental Health Professional for Head Start of Greater Dallas and Green Oaks Hospital.
Ms. Ekwelum’s passion is working with children and watching them grow. She has served as a Missionary in South Africa on two occasions. She also enjoys reading, sports and spending time with family.