Ann French

Associate Professor of Developmental Reading and Development Studies

Ed.D., University of the Pacific

Ann French began working for NMSU in 2003 at the Carlsbad campus before moving to Alamogordo in 2005. Her positions have included Case Manager Supervisor for NM Works, Academic Advisor, Title V Support Services Specialist and Instructor for Introduction to Psychology, Human Growth and Development and Educational Psychology.


  • Cascade College – Bachelor of Arts, Secondary Education with teaching norms in social science and speech and drama
  • San Jose State University – Master of Arts, History: Latin America, primary emphasis, Eastern Europe, secondary emphasis
  • University of the Pacific – Master of Arts, Educational Counseling and Psychology
  • University of the Pacific – Doctor of Education, Educational Administration with a minor in Reading

Work Experience

12 years teaching experience in public school

6 years teaching experience at the university level

3 years Director of Teacher Education at Azusa Pacific University, CA