Joann Lurker

Instructor of Eng Design

Campus:  Wharton
Division:  Technology and Business
Building:  P-211B
911 Boling Highway
Wharton, TX, 77488
Phone:  979-532-6339

Mrs. Shimek has industry experience in multiple disciplines including piping design, civil design and structural design. She is proficient in AutoCAD, MicroStation and Inventor software. She began her teaching career at Wharton County Junior College in 2001. She currently teaches Technical Drafting, Basic Computer-Aided Drafting, Intermediate Computer-Aided Drafting, Machine Design, Pipe Drafting and Solid Modeling/Design at the Wharton campus.

Office Hours:

J.R. Peace Building P-211-B


  • A.A.S. Drafting Technology - Wharton County Junior College
  • B.S. Technology Leadership, Supervision - University of Houston

Work experience:

  • Fluor Daniel - Piping Design
  • Houston Steel - Rebar Detailing
  • G & W Engineers - Civil Engineering  

Courses Taught:



Last Updated: 5/6/19