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Susie Huggins

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ESB 172

Administrative Assistant-Fundamentals of Engineering


  • MA, Special Education, WVU
  • BA, Political Science, WVU
  • HVAC Universal Certification, M-Tec
  • Master Plumber, M-Tec

Susie has been active in education and grant writing since the beginning of her career with the Preston County Sheltered Workshop, Literacy Volunteers, After School Explorers and Preston County Schools. Susie has secured nearly $5M in grants over her career. Susie has helped create an endowment for After School Explorers with the Tucker Community Foundation.

Awards and Achievements

  • WV 4-H All Star
  • Life member Tau Beta Sigma
  • Honorary member Kappa Kappa Psi
  • Former member Preston County Solid Waste Authority
  • Member Kingwood Rotary

Service and Outreach

  • Preston County Master Gardener's
  • Kingwood Rotary

Selected Publications

  • Networks — WV Adult Education and Literacy Newsletter—regular contributor to the state wide newsletter addressing adult literacy issues
  • Between the Lines — Wrote, produced and edited quarterly newsletter of Monongalia County Literacy Volunteers, Inc. & Preston County Literacy Volunteers, Inc.; circulation 200 volunteers and 200 adult learners
  • Dominion Post — Regular Contributor of Adult Literacy related articles, events, activities and updates
  • Preston County Journal & News — Regular Contributor of Adult Literacy related articles, events, activities and updates
  • WVU Department of Endodontics Quarterly Newsletter — Helped created 1st ever department newsletter and helped with subsequent publication of two additional newsletters

Teaching Interests

  • Special Education
  • STEM
  • Parent Education
  • Life Skills

Special Interests

  • High Tunnel Operations
  • Ducks
  • Kayaking
  • Swimming
  • Harley riding

Research Interests

  • Solar Energy
  • Agriculture--Hydroponics, High Tunnels
  • Generational Poverty

Professional Societies

  • 21st Century Community Learning Centers