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Dr. Shari Koopmann

Professor of English
Teaching/Learning Academy (TLA) Activity Coordinator

Shari Koopmann has taught English at Valencia College since 2000. She has taught a variety of classes on literature, composition, creative writing, English as a second language, and developmental reading and writing.

As TLA Activity Coordinator, she works with the Teaching/Learning Academy Core Team to develop curricula, facilitate workshops on the Essential Competencies, and support new tenure-track faculty as they develop their Individualized Learning Plans and their Professional Portfolios.

Shari earned a doctoral degree in education at the University of Central Florida, a master's degree in literature at the University of New Hampshire, and a bachelor's degree in English at Bloomsburg University in Pennsylvania. To view Shari's complete Curriculum Vitae, copy and paste the following URL into your web browser address bar:!Ai9bAuc6ZMNFrWVKSKHxTeIdykWu.

Shari lives in Winter Park with her partner and her canine kid, Maddie. When she's not wearing her professorial hat, she's writing, playing with her pups, binge watching House of Cards, and/or dreaming about traveling to fun and exotic places.

The image on this page is of a painting created by well-known Virginia artist and Shari's mom, Shelley Koopmann. It's called "Shari Warholesque." To see more of Shelley Koopmann's artwork, go to

Phone: 407-582-2945


Office: East Campus

Location: 6-115

Effective Fall 2015

Office hours are by request only. Please contact me to arrange an appointment.

Curriculum Vitae:!Ai9bAuc6ZMNFrWVKSKHxTeIdykWu