WRS Board Vice Chair

Garth ShanklinGarth Shanklin recently retired as chair of the Casper College departments of Addictionology and Psychology. A Vietnam-era U.S. Army veteran, Shanklin completed his bachelor’s degree in Copenhagen, Denmark and holds graduate degrees from the University of Wisconsin and Colorado State University.

Shanklin has been employed in Wyoming higher education for over 30 years and previously served several terms as chair of the Wyoming Mental Health Professions Licensing Board. He was named Wyoming’s Oustanding College Faculty member for 2011. He is gratefully married with two great kids.

Shanklin represents higher education for the board and is current vice-chair. He now lives in Cheyenne.