GREENSBORO, N.C. – Greensboro College has promoted Shana Plasters to dean of students.
In that role, she will oversee all aspects of student development, particularly residence life.
Plasters had been the college’s director of residence life since 2015. Previously, she had been with Elon University on two different occasions: 2001-2004, during which she served as assistant and associate director of residence life and service learning, and director of leadership and organization development; and 2009-2015 as director of Greek life.
In between, she worked at Albion College as senior associate director of career development and senior director for career development, first-year experience and the Sleight Servant Leadership Program. She also previously worked in student-development positions at the University of Idaho and Washington State University.
She holds a B.A. in communication from Pittsburg (KS) State University and an M.S. in student personnel administration from the University of Central Missouri.
Greensboro College provides a liberal arts education grounded in the traditions of the United Methodist Church and fosters the intellectual, social, and, spiritual development of all students while supporting their individual needs.
Founded in 1838 and located in downtown Greensboro, the college enrolls about 1,000 students from 29 states and territories, the District of Columbia, and seven foreign countries in its undergraduate liberal-arts program and six master’s degree programs. In addition to rigorous academics and a well-supported Honors program, the school features a 17-sport NCAA Division III athletic program and dozens of service and recreational opportunities. Learn more at greensboro.edu.
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