Governor Greg Abbott appointed Shelley Sweatt, Ed.D. to Texas Woman’s University Board of Regents for a term expiring February 1, 2027.
Shelley Sweatt, Ed.D. de Wichita Falls is President and CEO of the Priddy Foundation and President and Former Director of the Board of Trustees of the Priddy Foundation. Previously, she held numerous positions within the Burkburnett Independent School District as a high school chemistry teacher, high school vice-principal and executive director of curriculum, teaching and assessment. She is an honorary life member of the Texas Association of School Administrators, a member of Exponent Philanthropy, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations, a member of the board of directors of the Wichita Falls Chamber of Commerce and a supporting member of the Junior League of Wichita Falls. She is co-chair of the Texas Rural Funders Membership Committee and member of the board of directors, chair of the professional learning committee, member of the conference planning committee for Philanthropy Southwest. She is a board member of the River Bend Nature Center and the Appraisal Review Board of Wichita County, a member of the Falls Fest board of directors, a board member of the Council for the Advancement of Science Teaching, and a member of the Association for Supervision Curriculum Development, Learning Forward, and the First United Methodist Church. Additionally, she is a past member of the Midwestern State University Board of Regents. Sweatt received a Bachelor of Science in Education from Texas Tech University, a Masters of Education in Educational Supervision from Texas Woman’s University, and a Doctor of Education Administration from the University of North Texas.