English Department Chair
802.422.5671, ext. 247
BA Purchase College (SUNY) and MEd St. Thomas Aquinas College
Shayna recently made the leap from Killington weekender to Vermont resident. Her undergraduate degree from Purchase College (SUNY) is in English with concentrations in Creative Writing and Psychology. Her Master’s degree is from St. Thomas Aquinas College in New York, where she obtained her licenses to teach Secondary English. She has taught in public high schools in New York and New Jersey.
Prior to making the switch to education, Shayna was a journalist. During the decade that she was also raising small children, she was a freelance reporter for Gannett publications.
Shayna’s hobbies include: skiing, mountain biking, reading and writing; bingeing on The Moth, independent films and standup comedy; spending as much time as possible with her family and traveling to as many corners of the world as she can.