Academic Support


Roxanna JamesRoxanna James

Program Director

After serving eight years as the Administrative Assistant, in 2014, Roxanna James was named the Director of the IMPACT/Student Support Services TRIO program.

Roxanna earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Friends University and a Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership from Fort Hays State University.

She is a certified Personal Financial Manager, certified True Colors Presenter, and has completed training in Academic Coaching and On-Course curriculum.

Dianne FlickingerDianne Flickinger

English Specialist

Dianne Flickinger arrived in July 2007 as an English Specialist. Flickinger teaches Composition I and Supplementary Seminar for IMPACT students. She provides strategies and beneficial tools for organizing and editing essays.

Flickinger earned a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary and Special Education from Tabor College in 1986 and a Master of Education in curriculum and instruction from Southwestern College in 2016. She has completed training in Academic Coaching, On-Course Curriculum and participated in textbook reviews for Pearson and McGraw Hill. Flickinger serves as the Collegiate Quiz Bowl sponsor since 2014.

Madison MeyerMadison Meyer

Program Specialist

Madison is a 2019 alum from Cowley College where she earned her Associates in General Studies.

What excites Madison most about working at Cowley is “that I am excited to work in such a welcoming and positive atmosphere. I can’t wait to help students in any way I can!”

Loretta WaldroupeLoretta Waldroupe

Math Specialist

Loretta started as a math tutor in June of 1998, but soon became the full-time Math Specialist. She has the unique ability to teach math so students can truly understand it.

Loretta enjoys working with students and teaching smaller classes to give her students more one-on-one attention. Loretta earned her Master of Education in curriculum and instruction from Southwestern College in 2014.