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Northwest Missouri State University

Scott Shields

Scott Shields



2100 Student Union



Joined Northwest in October, 2005

Coordinator of Residential Life Operations

Greetings! My journey to Northwest started in my hometown of Mexico, MO. After high school, I completed my Bachelor's Degree in Psychology at Truman State University, and later, my Master's Degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. I have worked for housing programs at a variety of schools and enjoy this field immensely. As Residential Life's Operations Coordinator, I work behind the scenes the best possible service to our residents by managing room selection, online processes, and more. Northwest is a wonderful place to work, take classes, and live.  I lived on campus for six years and enjoyed every minute of it. We have an outstanding staff and our students amaze me everyday with their leadership abilities and spirit. If I can be of any assistance, just let me know!