Brenda Lyons

Director of Field Experiences and Outreach
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Station 8
Bibb Graves 119/205.652.5515 

Professional Biography:   Brenda Lyons is the Director of Field Experience and Outreach here at UWA. A native of Eutaw Alabama, Brenda received a Bachelor and Masters in Education from the University of Alabama in the area of Special Education. Her work experience includes serving as a teacher, assistant principal, and principal in the Tuscaloosa City Schools.  During a 9 year retirement from public education, Brenda worked as a consultant for the McGraw-Hill Companies, training teachers across the nation to implement a Reading and Language program. Her goals for the office of clinical experience and outreach are to enhance the communication with students and faculty and to create a more active partnership with regional school districts.

  • Master of Arts in Special Education
    University of Alabama 1980
  • Bachelor of Science in Education
    University of Alabama 1976

Employment Date:   October 2010

Classes usually taught:  
  • ED 333
  • ED 436
  • ED 409