Kristi Shaw has worked at Cowley College for 26 years in a multitude of positions and more recently as the executive director of student services. She has a bachelor’s of science in psychology and physical education from Northwestern Oklahoma State University and is a certified Strengths Quest Coach as well as a Working Genius Trainer. With these certifications have come opportunities during her career to be a featured motivational speaker. Additionally, she is the owner and coach of the competitive cheer club, Advanced Cheer Crew, who has won more than 150 National Championships. In 2020 she was named one of the Top 25 Women Coaches in Wichita by the Wichita Sports Commission.