In her role as Licensure Officer for the College of Applied Studies Teacher education programs Tierney acts as a liaison between the teaching candidates and Kansas State Department of Education. She is also the Academic Program Manager over PASS Assessment systems. 

Contact Tierney for Information or Questions About:

Teacher Licensure, Limited TAP Licensure


Academic Interests and Expertise
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship with a Minor in Marketing, Wichita State University,  2007
  • Master of Education in Sport Management Wichita State University, 2020
Professional Experience
  • Higher Education-
    • 2+ years in admissions and recruitment for a national online university
    • 4+years as director, career services, regional student service manager, and financial aid at a national cosmetology school
    • 4+ years in advising, licensing, and assessments at Wichita State University
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Awards and Honors

2022 Non-Instructional Staff Award- College of Applied Studies

Areas of Service
  • Wichita State University
    • Initial licensure Program Chair Committee, member- 2019-Present
    • Accreditation Steering Committee, member- 2019-Present
    • African American Faculty and Staff Association, Member- 2017-Present
      • Secretary 2021-2023
    • The FUSE, Board Member- 2017-Present
    • Wichita State University Women’s Association, member- 2017-2018
Additional Information

Gallup Strengths: Restorative, Responsibility, Consistency, Futuristic, Deliberative