Myra Waddell joins Grand River Solutions as a Senior Solutions Specialist with over 30 years of experience in higher education. Myra served as the Director of Disability Services at Winston-Salem State University, and a Special Education Resource Teacher in Franklin County Schools, Virginia. She also served as an itinerant teacher to Greensboro City Schools and Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools, in North Carolina.
At Winston-Salem State University, Myra was responsible for providing accommodations to faculty, staff, and students in addition to, providing educational opportunities to the university and assisting with maintaining ADA Compliance. She facilitated trainings and led presentations for Faculty, Staff, Students, Academic Departments, and Residence Life. Her trainings and presentations were also implemented during Open House events and Orientation Sessions for New and Transfer Students, as well as bi-weekly New Hire Sessions.
Myra received her Master of Science Degree in Adult Education and Distance Learning from the University of Phoenix, and a Bachelor of Science Degree from Winston-Salem State University in Special Education.