Associate Professor of Elementary Education, Early Childhood, and Special Education
Campus Box 4037
Building Visser Hall
Dr. Kelly O'Neal-Hixson loves teaching and sharing her knowledge of special education content.
While working toward her undergraduate degree in elementary education, her interest in special education emerged. After receiving her bachelor's, she began working toward a master's degree in special education with an emphasis in learning disabilities. After living and working in Kansas, she accepted a position in the special education doctoral program in Las Vegas, Nevada where she finished her Ph.D. in special education.
Dr. O'Neal-Hixson has five years teaching experience in the classroom (kindergarten through middle school) and seven years at the university level.