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Principal's Bio

Joy Shepherd has worked in the field of education for twenty-three years. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education from John Brown University in Siloam Springs, Arkansas and taught for several years before coming to Life School. While teaching in the Life School district she earned a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Dallas Baptist University. In 2010 she helped open the Cedar Hill campus as the Assistant Principal/Counselor. She enjoys serving students, parents and staff at Life School. 

Joy is happily married and has two fun-loving children.