Cyclone Success Coaching




The Cyclone Success Program is a three-year research grant program dedicated to increasing the retention and graduation rates for a select group of low-income and first-generation undergraduate students enrolled at Iowa State University.


Students selected for this program will have been notified via email and will have outreach from one of the Cyclone Success Coaches. The coaches are: Carolyn Duven (, Katie Flannery (, and Jarrel Johnson ( Cyclone Success Coaches can help the selected students with academic progress, social, personal, and financial affairs. 


Check in at 1060 Hixson-Lied Student Success Building to meet with your coach. 


Contact Us

If you have a question regarding Cyclone Success Coaching, e-mail to our staff directly.

Name Title Email
Katie Flannery (Brown) Cyclone Success Coach
Carolyn Duven Cyclone Success Coach