Shelley Sweatt's profile pictureDr. Sweatt was appointed by Governor Abbott to the Board in February 2016. Her term will continue until February 25, 2022. Dr. Sweatt is the President and CEO of The Priddy Foundation of Wichita Falls. Previously, she has served as a high school chemistry teacher, high school assistant principal, and executive director for curriculum, instruction, and assessment with the Burkburnett Independent School District. Dr. Sweatt is an honorary life member of the Texas Association of School Administrators, Exponent Philanthropy, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations, and Philanthropy Southwest, a sustaining member of the Junior League of Wichita Falls, and a member of the First United Methodist Church. She has previously served as a trustee of The Priddy Foundation, board member of River Bend Nature Center, board member of the Appraisal Review Board of Wichita County, steering committee member of Falls Fest, committee member of the Council for the Advancement of Science Teaching, and member of the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development and Learning Forward. Dr. Sweatt earned a bachelor’s degree from Texas Tech University, a master’s degree from Texas Woman’s University, and a Doctorate in Educational Administration from the University of North Texas. She and her husband Greg reside in Wichita Falls.