Dr. Shelton was the President of Clarendon College for eight years. Before that, he held a variety of leadership positions at Hill College in Hillsboro, including Vice President of Instruction and Student Services, Associate Dean of Students, Registrar, Director of Admissions and Records, Director of Computer Services and Part-time Instructor. Shelton received his Bachelor’s degree in History, Master’s in Economics and Doctorate in Educational Administration from Baylor University.
Dr. Shelton is a member of several professional organizations, including the Texas Association of Community Colleges, Texas Community College Teachers Association, American Association of Community Colleges and Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
He has also been a member of economic-development corporations, chambers of commerce, Boy Scouts of America and the Lions Club.