Dr. McClurd oversees the Center for College Readiness which regularly hosts Advance Placement, International Baccalaureate, College Access Counseling and student enrichment programs. In her role, she manages some existing programs and is responsible for the design and implementation of new in-person and online programs; as well as, the execution of grant initiatives. Prior to joining the Glasscock School in 2008, she taught middle school science and has served as a team leader and department chair for Cy-Fair Independent School District. Dr. McClurd hold an Ed.D in curriculum and instruction from the University of Houston, a M.Ed. in educational administration from Prairie View A&M University and a B.A. in biology and studio arts from San Houston State University.