Education faculty

Sharon McGarvey, M.A.

Lecturer in Education

Specialist - School Psychology, M.A., University of Wisconsin-Superior
B.A., Taylor University



After graduating with a bachelor's degree in psychology, Sharon McGarvey earned a Master of Science degree in education and certification as a school psychologist from the University of Wisconsin. Since then, she has served as a school psychologist for school systems in Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio and Iowa. She has taught courses in education and psychology for Northwestern College since 1990.


    Professional experience

    • School psychologist/special education strategist, Northwestern Area Education Agency, Sioux City, IA
    • School psychologist, Clermont County Board of Education, Cincinnati, OH
    • School psychologist, Sioux Center Community Schools and Sioux Center Christian School, Sioux Center, IA
    • School psychologist, Lewis Cass Intermediate School District, Cassopolis, MI
    • School psychologist, School District of Ashland, WI