Welcome Dr. Shanna Fountain as Director of Student Success

July 30, 2018

Dr. Shanna Fountain accepted the position of Director of Student Success and began her duties on Monday, July 16. Dr. Fountain’s most recent experience is as the Lead Academic Advisor of the evening/weekend program at DMACC (Urban); prior to this she was Director of Athletic Student Support at Drake; Director of Evening Services and Student Engagement at DMACC (Ankeny), and Academic Success Advisor at the University of West Georgia. Dr. Fountain has a B.S. in Sociology from the University of West Georgia, M.S. in Adult Learning from Drake University, and a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies from Iowa State University. 

Shanna already knows GV well from her position at DMACC as she has supported numerous students in the transfer process. We are excited to have someone of Shanna’s depth and variety of experience at Grand View. Please stop by Shanna’s office in Rasmussen (ALT) and extend a warm GV welcome.