LaShawnda Roberts

Academic Coach
Center for Inclusive and Academic Excellence (CIAE)

LaShawnda Roberts is from Columbia, Missouri.  As a first-generation student, she received her bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in music from Iowa Wesleyan University in Mount Pleasant, IA. LaShawnda became an admissions counselor at her alma mater shortly after graduating with her bachelor’s degree. Before joining the Center for Inclusive and Academic Excellence, LaShawnda served as the Director of Financial Aid at Iowa Wesleyan University.  Through her experiences LaShawnda has become very passionate about student success and well-being.

In her free time LaShawnda serves the Mount Pleasant board of the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra and assist with orchestra concert ticket sales. She enjoys singing classical music, visiting her close friends in Houston, TX, and streaming television and movies.