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LaShawn Childs - program director
LaShawn Childs is the Program Director for Kansas City, MO. LaShawn originally joined the CIS of Mid-America team in September 2014 as a Site Coordinator at Shawnee Mission West High School. LaShawn has a background in child welfare and substance abuse counseling. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in Rehabilitation Education Services and a Master’s Degree in Community Counseling from Emporia State University. LaShawn contributes her success to her ability to develop relationships with students, staff, and community partners. She is looking forward to supporting Site Coordinators as they assist students in achieving goals for their academic and personal success. LaShawn lives in the Kansas City area and enjoys traveling.