In her role as Academic Advisor for the Human Performance Studies Department, Sheri enjoys assisting undergraduate Athletic Training (transitioning to a graduate program), Exercise Science and Physical Education students to achieve their academic goals, through creating individual plans of study that frequently incorporate prerequisites for diverse graduate programs, including Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathy, Occupational Therapy, and Chiropractic, among others.

Want to schedule a meeting with Sheri? Current students can use the below link to schedule using Navigate. 

Current students, click here to schedule.

New or prospective students can schedule by calling 316-978-3300, Option 2.


Academic Interests and Expertise


  • Master of Education, Exercise Science, Wichita State University, 2003
  • Master of Arts, Sociology, Wichita State University, 1995
  • Bachelor of Arts, Sociology; Minor, Women’s Studies, summa cum laude, Wichita State University, 1994


  • Certified Academic Life Coach, Coach Training.edu, pending February 2022
  • Vegan Nutrition Diploma, Centre of Excellence, 2020
  • Certified Running Coach, United Endurance Sports Coaching Academy, 2020
  • Certified Life Coach, Health Coach Institute, 2018
  • Certified Health Coach, Health Coach Institute, 2017
  • Graduate, Advance Kansas Diversity Leadership Program, 2013
Professional Experience

Higher Education

    • 7+ years as an academic advisor
    • 5+ years teaching as graduate assistant, lecturer and, currently badge instructor
    • 3+ years in admissions and cooperative education

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Areas of Service
  • Wichita State University
    • American Red Cross Club of Wichita State University Advisor, 2015-present
    • WSU Reads Book Selection Committee member, 2018-present
  • Biking Across Kansas
    • Board of Directors Officer, 2014-present
    • Advisory Panel Member, 2013-2014
  • Andale Area Chamber of Commerce - President/Vice President, 2010-2012
Other Interests
  • Cycling
  • Reading nonfiction
  • Writing
  • Vegan living and plant-based nutrition
  • Advocacy for animals and humans
  • Collecting quotes
Additional Information

Gallup Strengths

Intellection, Input, Relator, Learner, Maximizer