Shawna Fehrman graduated from USD in 2009. Following graduation, she joined the Peace Corps and served in Thailand. She manages the daily operations of the Biology department, and performs detailed administrative work for the chair and faculty of her department. Shawna trains and supervises student workers, TA's and tutors. She acts as facilitator and resource person for all new and returning part-time faculty, students, parents, other departments and the general community.