Carleen Shaffer

Carleen Shaffer


Carleen Shaffer teaches Social Media at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.

Carleen is an innovative educator with over twenty years’ experience at the K-12, Higher Education, and corporate levels. Over eight years she has taught more than 25 courses online in instructional technology methodology, social media, and business.  At Lake Forest, in addition to her teaching, she has helped construct a number of courses.

For nearly ten years, Carleen was Senior Instructional Technology Consultant to Sungard Higher Education Solutions, where for most of her tenure she dedicated to a single client, National Louis University.   She spent over three years as Director of Academic Computing at Claremont Graduate University, and has taught at a number of educational institutions.

Business Leader Faculty® Since 2011

Professional Experience

Online Instructional Resource Developer

Clemson University

Director of Academic Computing

Claremont Graduate University

Senior Instructional Technology Consultant

Sungard Higher Education Solutions


National-Louis University

- Doctor of Education

California State University

- Master of Science

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

- Bachelor of Science