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Programs

Education

  • J.D., St. Mary’s University, 2007
  • M.A.T., College of Charleston, 2001
  • B.A., Washington State University, 1997
  • B.A., University of Puget Sound, 1994

License to Practice

  • Texas

Specialties and Courses

  • Education law
  • Constitutional law
  • Fundamentals of the American Legal System

Biography

As Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies, Sevier oversees all aspects of the admissions process and advising for the M.Jur. and LL.M. Programs. Sevier works with faculty, staff and other administrators to ensure successful admissions, registration, advising and graduation processes to include ways to improve the application experience and implementing a strategic marketing plan to support the recruitment and enrollment of a diverse and qualified student body of both domestic and international students.

As adjunct professor, Sevier instructs all incoming Master of Jurisprudence students for one of their introductory course, Fundamental of American Legal System.

Sevier was the vice president for advocacy for the National PTA, where she led advocacy efforts for National PTA positions at federal, state and local levels. She also traveled nationwide to conduct advocacy training and panel discussions on the topics of grassroots capacity building, education policy, education funding, federal nutrition guidelines, student data privacy, special needs early intervention and services, juvenile justice reform, and restorative justice. She served on the national board of directors for two terms, as the European PTA president, as well as the vice president for legislation.
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