Dr. Wandry received her B.S. in Special Education from the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire, her M.Ed. in Special Education from the University of Utah, and her Ph.D. in Special Education from the University of Florida. Dr. Wandry worked with children and youth with disabilities for over ten years in school and agency settings. She taught at Central Michigan University for five years before coming to West Chester University. Prior to that, she was the Project Director for a federal transition grant at the State Department of Education in Kansas. Her primary areas of interest are special education legislation, as well as movement from school to adult life for persons with disabilities and working in school settings to create systemic programming changes to facilitate that movement.