Mary Hixson, B.A.
Phone: (307) 766-2766
Mary Hixson serves as project coordinator for the Think College Wyoming program. She comes with over twenty years of experience in special education teaching, case management, and transition for high school students. Currently, Mary also works as special education transition specialist for Albany County School District #1.
Mary has provided technical assistance to community agencies and families to give a Wyoming community and Community College the opportunity to successfully open the doors to the first Think College Wyoming participant through a two year pilot project that will be successfully completed May 2015. She remains committed to the continued development of Think College Wyoming and working with WIND’s partner agencies to establish funded opportunities for students with intellectual disabilities to achieve successful college experiences.
Mary earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in elementary and special education from the University of Wyoming and has pursued graduate studies in special education. She was part of the WY Think College Stakeholder group and on the Site Council for Special Services.