WCC Welcomes New Director and Assistant Director
Dr. Traci Pattison - Director of Career & Technical/Adult Education
Dr. Pattison was the Director of Career and Technical Education for the Lamar School District in Lamar, Missouri before coming to Waynesville Career Center. Prior to that she was the High School Principal/Athletic Director for Golden City High School in Golden City, Missouri. She began her education career as a Business teacher in the Camdenton School District.
Dr. Pattison completed her Bachelor's Degree in Secondary Education - Business, her Master's Degree in Educational Administration - Vocational Director and Specialist Degree in Education Specialist from Missouri State University in Springfield. She earned her Doctorate Degree in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis from the University of Missouri - Columbia.
Mr. John Smith - Assistant Director of Career & Technical/Adult Education
Mr. Smith joined the teaching staff of the Waynesville School District in 2002 as a Learning Disabilities teacher at Waynesville Middle School. In 2007, he became the Coordinator for Special Education, Guidance and Nursing for the district. After holding that position for 2 years, John then became Special Services Director where he served the needs of special education students for the past five (5) years.
John completed a BS in Business from Missouri State University, MS and Specialist Degrees in Educational Administration from William Woods University and CTE Administrator Certification for Career Education from Central Missouri State University.
Please join us in welcoming Dr. Pattison and Mr. Smith to Waynesville Career Center.