Dr. Kimberlee Mendoza

Dr. Kimberlee Mendoza

Dean, School of Languages and Literature
Associate Professor - English
1900 W. 7th Street CMB 1300
Plainview, TX 79072
Office: 806-291-1106
FAX: 806-291-1987
Gates Hall Room 200
Email: mendozak@wbu.edu

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Dr. Mendoza has a Ph.D. in Leadership and Higher Education, a MFA in writing, MA in Humanities & Literature/Playwriting, and a BA in Human Development.  She is a publshed author of 16 novels, 12 plays, 1 journal article, and several poems and articles.  Her dissertation research was on engaging Generation Z in the classroom.

She moonlights as a cover artist for the Wild Rose Press, and formerly served as a drama director at various churches for over 27 years.  She is also a US Army veteran, an inspirational speaker, stand-up comedian, and a huge movie buff.  She is married to film maker Richard Mendoza Jr. and has two sons and one daighter-in-law.