USU Speaker Series, Leading Purposefully, featuring Dr. Shannon Dulaney,

USU Speaker Series, Leading Purposefully, featuring Dr. Shannon Dulaney, March 9, 2021. Presentations begin at 7:00 pm and are free and open to the public. Watch live on Facebook. Video recordings can be viewed on this site after the live events. 

Utah State University is your hometown university, offering a variety of educational opportunities to residents of the Uintah Basin. We are excited to bring the 2021 Uintah Basin Speaker Series, providing insightful, relevant community topics to spark conversations. Each speaker's presentation will be broadcast live on Channel v6's Facebook feed and available through their digital streaming services. Videos from the series will be published on this page a few days after the event. 


Dr. Shannon Dulaney has been a public-school teacher, principal, district administrator, and university professor. The bulk of her career in education has been spent working with at-risk students and the teachers and administrators who serve them. Shannon completed her undergraduate degree in English and Music at California State University, Fullerton, in 1994 and received a Master of Education degree and her administrative endorsement from Southern Utah University in 2000. She graduated with her doctorate degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Utah State University in 2010. Shannon served as an assistant professor and researcher at BYU Provo in the McKay School of Education’s leadership department from 2010 to 2013. On July 1, 2013, Shannon returned to Iron County School District in Cedar City when she was hired as the new superintendent for the District. In September 2020, Shannon was named Utah’s Superintendent of the Year. Her greatest joy is her family. She and her husband, Tim, have four children and13 grandchildren.