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Teagan Birdsall

Teagan became a Blazer in August 2018. She came to North Lake as a student and immediately searched for a work-study position. After hearing about Wildfire, she interviewed for the work-study position and became part of the team before classes even began! Her initial role involved assembling professional development course materials, creating materials, managing the Wildfire website, and doing many other tasks to prepare for sessions. With her desire to learn and fill any position asked of her, she quickly took on the task of managing the Wildfire website, inputting professional development data

Her passion for her work led her to acquiring a new Administrative Assistant position with Wildfire. She is currently acquiring new skills involving budgeting, booking rooms for sessions, and managing schedules. Teagan is an achiever at her core and utilizes her position to develop her professional skills. She believes Wildfire is a wonderful foundation for her future career goals.

From Atlanta, Teagan earned her Master of Cosmetology License in 2012 from Paul Mitchell the School Atlanta. She started an apprenticeship in 2011 in a salon in Georgia and moved her way up to being a full-time stylist. After moving to Irving in 2016, she worked in a salon in Dallas where she fine-tuned her skills to become an Aveda hair color specialist. After an adverse health effect prevented her from being able to perform normal functions in a salon environment, she made the best of an unfortunate situation by enrolling at North Lake.

Teagan is currently obtaining her Associate of Science degree from North Lake. She is also taking credits at North Lake to transfer to University of Texas Arlington to obtain a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science. She is expected to graduate in May 2022 and plans to go to graduate school afterwards.

Aside from her professional and academic roles, Teagan has a passion for helping others and learning new things. She loves all animals and has a husky, black cat, and ball python. She enjoys nature, painting, playing various instruments, and is learning digital art.