David W. Shanton B.A. Political Science, Pre- Legal studies, West Virginia University, 1996 M.A. Educational Leadership Studies, Minor in Counseling, West Virginia University, 1997 Worked 3 years at Frostburg State University, as the Assistant Director of Admission, Financial Aid, and Minority recruiter. Recruiting territory included the both the Washington, DC, and Baltimore, MD metropolitan areas. Worked as a Realtor for close to 10 years for Long & Foster, including the 2006 Top Producer, Individual. Worked for West Virginia University, as a field site coordinator, for a program designed to increase the number of under-represented students who purse degrees in Health Care and STEM fields, with the long term goal of increasing the number of health care practitioners locally.