Diaz, Dr. Amy

For twenty years Dr. Amy Diaz has worked at Rock Valley College in Rockford, Illinois, serving first as a counselor, then as the Director of Counseling, and at the time of the interview, as the Vice President of Student Services. In the latter capacity, she was involved with student retention and academic performance.  Dr. Diaz discusses how Rock Valley College works to improve student retention, academic performance, and school affordability. She also addresses Rock Valley’s ‘First ear Support Program’ and ‘Transformed First Year Experience Program.’