Degrees and Certifications:
Master of Public Administration, Concentration in Environmental Science Virginia Commonwealth University B.A. Political Science, Concentration in Politics and Government Virginia Commonwealth University Certifications: Project Management Professional (PMP) Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Mrs. La Juana Chambers Lawson
Mrs. La Juana Chambers Lawson has been in education for more than 10 years. In addition to being the Grant Administrator at EISD, she is a professor of Project Management in the H-E-B School of Business and Administration at the University of the Incarnate Word (UIW). She has served as an instructor in grades 8-12 courses in Advanced Placement (AP) spanning her expertise in biology, environmental science and history. Mrs. Chambers Lawson has been fortunate to have lived many lives in her professional career as a grant writer for a global NGO, program manager for a federal agency, campaign manager for a successful mayoral bid and in management information systems with a renowned veteran service organization. She sits on the board of two chambers of commerce, a global trade association, an international healthcare organization and an education foundation. Mrs. Chambers Lawson is a certificate holder of the esteemed Project Management Professional (PMP) and Lean Six Sigma.
As Grant Administrator for the Edgewood ISD of San Antonio, Mrs. Chambers Lawson is proud to seek and receive support for programming that enables the district to provide exceptional learning experiences for all of Edgewood's scholars. Her favorite quote is "embrace difference." -- Octavia Butler