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Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus
2310 Centennial Rd.
Salina, KS 67401

Monshonda Booker Staff Photo 2014
Monshonda Booker, Director
  mtbooker@ksu.edu  |  785-826-2988

Mrs. Monshonda Booker is the Director for the Upward Bound Program at Kansas State Polytechnic. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Rehabilitation Services from Stephen F. Austin State University, and she has a Master of Science degree in Education Administration, with an emphasis in Student Affairs, from Texas A&M University. Mrs. Booker has a background in Academic Advising, facilitating a freshmen seminar for first-generation and low income students, Student Conduct, Department of Family and Protective Services, prevention specialist for gateway drug usage by high school students, and working with at-risk youth.  Being a first-generation student, she is very passionate about the importance of education and the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our students.  Mrs. Booker is elated to work with staff, students, parents, and the K-State Polytechnics community.  Mrs. Booker is also committed to the mission and overall management of the Upward Bound program, and the continued success of our students aspiring to achieve academic success.  In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and son, traveling, and reading books.


Ingrid Pohl, Academic Services Coordinator
  ingridp@ksu.edu  |  785-826-2987