Ellen Lowe

Hometown: Le Mars, Iowa

Began at Drake:  August 2014


University of Northern Iowa - B.S. Finance

Western Kentucky University - M.S. Recreation & Sport Administration

Certifications: NETA Wellness Coach, AFAA Primary Group Exercise Certification, AFAA Practical Skills and Choreography, YogaFit Yoga Instructor: Level 1; ARC CPR/First Aid/AED Instructor; USNWW Whitewater Raft Guide School; PADI Open Water Diver; NIRSA RCRSP

Why I Work in Campus Recreation: Because of the opportunity to provide programs and services that positively impact our students' well-being so they can succeed academically

Hobbies: Tackling house projects with my husband, Tim; Perfecting my homemade pizza recipe with our daughter, Claire and reading to our newborn son, Isaac

Favorite Teams: Drake Bulldogs


University News
March 19, 2018
A new exhibition in Cowles Library examines the life and work of Jay N. “Ding” Darling, two-time Pulitzer-prize winning political cartoonist and environmental conservationist.