Monica Shackelford
    Career Counselor
    School Office

    Mrs. Shackelford is in her seventh year at TCD, and her third year serving as the Career Counselor.  She spent the first four years at TCD as one of the instructors for the Criminal Justice program.  Prior to her career in education, Mrs. Shackelford was a police officer and a school resource officer.

    Some of Mrs. Shackelford’s responsibilities include collaborating with students, parents, TCD staff, and sending school staff to ensure appropriate program placement for students.  She also organizes College and Career Day, as well as the 7th- Grade Career Fair.  Additionally, she co-facilitates the Non-Traditional Career Group featuring monthly guest speakers representing a wide variety of professions.

    In her spare time, Mrs. Shackelford enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters.