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Dorie Shelby

Dean, School of Communication, Media, and Fine Arts, Professor of Communication and Media
207 Sayre-Decan Hall
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Prior to coming to SAU, Shelby gained her real-world experience as anchor, producer and reporter from 1980-89 at WILXTV-10, the NBC affiliate in Lansing, Mich. From 1989-1995, she was a reporter and Jackson bureau chief for WLNSTV-6, the CBS affiliate in Lansing. After joining the faculty of SAU, she continued working as a freelance reporter for WLAJTV-53, the ABC affiliate in Lansing, and WKHM 970AM radio in Jackson, Mich. Shelby earned her Master’s in Telecommunication Arts from the University of Michigan. She volunteers on the video ministry committee at First United Methodist Church and is a Board member for Jackson School of the Arts.

Memberships and Affiliations

Jackson School of the Arts

Board Member

First United Methodist Church

Volunteer for Video Ministry

University of Michigan Alumni Association

Awards & Honors

Faculty Merit Award

Second Mile Appreciation Award

Many festival awards for Short Films