• Vita

    Dr. Twila Johnson is the Dean of Academics and Associate Professor of government and history at Coastal Bend College. She was the Interim Director of External Relations of the Kingsville site prior to becoming Dean. Dr. Johnson has twenty years of experience in education while teaching and serving as an administrator in the public schools, community college and university level. She has also been the QEP (Quality Enhancement Plan) Director for Coastal Bend College.

    Dr. Johnson earned her Bachelors of Arts degree in English and History and Master of Science in Political Science and History from Texas A & M University – Kingsville. She also holds a doctorate in Education and Educational Leadership from Texas A & M University Kingsville. Her research and publication focus was on the impact of teaching, social, and cognitive presence on success in online courses at a community college as well as faculty perceptions of student success in online courses.

    Dr. Johnson continues to keep student success at the forefront as she makes numerous motivational speeches a year to students across South Texas entitled “Write a Happy Ending!” In her “free time, “she enjoys raising Simbrah show cattle with her family, antiquing, “creative” cooking, and spending time with her family.