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Abby Elliott '06, '08

Abby Elliott '06, '08


Diagonal, Iowa

Current City

Mount Ayr, Iowa

Alumni Association Board Member

Board member since 2014

Board Involvement

  • Member of the Mentor Committee


  • PhD, American Studies, Purdue University
  • M.A. History, Northwest Missouri State University, 2008
  • B.S. Political Science, Northwest Missouri State University, 2006

Occupation / Employer Name

Mount Ayr Community Schools: 7-12 Instructional Coach, 2016-Present, 7-12 Social Studies Instructor, 2013-2016

Northwest / Community Involvement

  • Alumni Board of Directors, 2014 to present
  • Alpha Sigma Alpha Alumni Advisor, 2014 to present
  • Dekko HELP Youth Philanthropy Advisor, 2010 to present
  • St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, member 2015-present

Interests / Hobbies

  • Gardening
  • Horseback riding
  • Golfing
  • Travel

Special Memories of Northwest

Speaking at my college graduation, being part of the homecoming court, serving as Student Senate President during the Northwest Missouri State University Centennial year, and lots of fun living in Roberta Hall. 

Activities or Organizations Involved In While Attending Northwest

  • Alpha Sigma Alpha, President 2005
  • Student Senate, President 2005-2006
  • Student Ambassador, 2003-2006
  • Supplemental Instructor: Political Science, 2005-2006
  • Blue Key, 2004-2006
  • Student Alumni Association, Vice President 2005