Lecturer, Education of the Deaf & Hard of Hearing/Educational Interpreting
April Haggard is a Lecturer in the department of the Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing and Educational Interpreting program in the department of Theory & Practice in Teacher Education at the University of Tennessee. She has been teaching ASL for 15 years. She was previously employed at Maryville College as a coordinator and taught all levels of ASL. She is President of the Tennessee Association of the Deaf and is a very active leader within this organization serving different offices. She earned an MA degree from Gallaudet University in Sign Language Education in 2015. She holds Professional Certification from the American Sign Language Teacher Association.