Missouri Valley College Hall of Fame


Kathy Gerkin Cowan
Class of 2004

Kathy transferred to Missouri Valley College in the fall of 1983 and became an influential member of the varsity softball team for three years and a high point scorer for the varsity basketball team for two years.  Kathy received softball Most Valuable Player honors tow years running, was selected as a co-captain by her teammates, and was selected to the Heart of America Athletic Conference all-star team during her senior year.

While on campus, Kathy was a member of Alpha Xi Delta Sorority and the Women’s Varsity Athletic Organization.  Kathy graduated in 1986 earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and Accounting.

Kathy is married to Steve Cowen (Class of 1986) and has two children ages eleven and eight.