Cynthia Kershaw
Undergraduate TA Coordinator
Other Affiliations: SPH
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health
Phone: 301-405-9503 |

Cynthia Kershaw will work with faculty and students to increase peer mentoring and support within the SPH as the undergraduate TA coordinator. She moved to Maryland this August from Texas where she worked for six years at the Texas A&M College of Medicine and College of Nursing. Her master’s degree is in Healthcare Administration, and she is currently working on her Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership in Higher Education. Kershaw’s dissertation topic is exploring holistic admission processes in nursing education. She remains  Vice President of the Board of Trafficking and Exploitation Action Network, a non-profit organization in Central Texas focused on combating human trafficking. Kershaw is married, has two grown children, two dogs, two cats, and a grandbaby due in January. In her free time, she likes to read, sew and create stained glass art.