Dr. Audrey Meador has been a mathematics educator for 15 years having joined the faculty at West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) in the fall of 2012. She earned a PhD in Curriculum and Instruction in Mathematics Education at Texas Tech University. For the 2016-17 school year, Dr. Meador was presented the Teaching Excellence Award for the School of Engineering, Computer Science, and Mathematics and the Instructional Excellence Award for the university at large at West Texas A&M.