Instructor of Communication Studies
Office: Sybil B. Harrington Fine Arts Complex, Room 115
Baum joined the WTAMU faculty in 2013. She received her B.A. in English in 2003 and her M.A. in interdisciplinary studies with an emphasis in communication in 2010, both from West Texas A&M University.
Teaching and Related Service
Baum teaches Basic Speech, Interpersonal Communication, Basic Oral Performance, and Intercultural Studies.
Baum also taught several years at the secondary level and hopes to provide a bridge for students as they transition from high school to university level academics.
Baum lives just outside of Canyon with her husband, David, and two children, Ashlyn and Casey. She spends most of her free time engaged in family adventures including trips to the mountains, playing games, or completing a project together. She also enjoys reading, writing, and flipping real estate in conjunction with her husband’s business.