Wanda Mouton, Ph.D.
Associate Professor (retired)
Office: Boynton 301
Dr. Wanda Mouton, associate professor (retired), has taught at SFASU since 1990, beginning as an adjunct while she was advising student publications at Nacogdoches High School. She joined the faculty full time in 1995, receiving her PhD at Texas A&M in 2001 and earning tenure in 2002. She retired from full time teaching in 2008 as an associate professor and has come full circle, returning to adjunct teaching. During her tenure, she received the university's Outstanding Teaching Award, representing the College of Liberal and Applied Arts.
She began her career in journalism after receiving her bachelor's degree at SFASU, working as a writer, photographer, public relations specialist, newspaper editor and more. While working in media, she received several awards for her writing and design skills. She also taught in secondary schools for several years while earning her master's degree from The University of Texas-Permian Basin. She and her family own Naca Valley Vineyard, a unique winery with the vineyard and tasting room in Nacogdoches County, sourcing grapes from its vineyard and other Texas locations. In her spare time, she enjoys touring on her Can-Am trike motorcycle with her husband on his Harley.