Shanna Broussard is currently serving in the capacity as the Interim Department Chair in the Department of Counselor Education. Dr. Broussard received her Ph.D. in Rehabilitation from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. She has been a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor since 2002. Dr. Broussard’s research interests include cultural diversity, equitable services for individuals with disabilities, and educational equity. She has presented and published several articles related to her research interests. Dr. Broussard is also co-author of the book Cultural and Educational Excellence Revisited: Knowing, Doing, Being, and Becoming as though Saving the African American Child Matters.