UCOSA Faculty Advisors
Myron L. Pope, Ed.D. VP for Student Affairs
Myron L. Pope, Ed.D, serves as Central's Vice President for Student Affairs, heading up the university's efforts to recruit students and provide an effective enrollment experience as students earn their degree. Under his direction, the university is enjoying record enrollment as more and more students choose to Live Central.
Pope grew up in Sweet Water, Ala., and attended the University of Alabama where he received a bachelor's degree in history/English and a master's and doctorate in higher education administration. While at the University of Alabama, he played football for the Crimson Tide and was a part of the 1992 National Championship team.
During his career, he has worked in the community college system of Alabama as a Talent Search Counselor, at the University of Alabama as the Director of Recruitment for the College of Education, and at the University of Oklahoma as a faculty member in the Adult and Higher Education program. He brought his broad range of experience to the University of Central Oklahoma in 2004, serving as Assistant Vice President of Student Affairs before being promoted to his current role in 2005. Pope continues to teach in the African and African-American Studies and the Adult and Higher Education programs at the University of Oklahoma.
Cole Stanley, Assistant Vice President of Student Affairs
During his career, he has worked at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville as the Assistant Director of University Housing and served at Kansas State University in Housing as well. He received his bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education from Oklahoma State University and a master’s in Student Affairs from Kansas State University. While working at the University of Tennessee, he completed a second master’s degree in Sports Administration.
At Central, Cole works with the offices of Campus Activities, Diversity & Inclusion, Fraternity & Sorority Life and chairs the campus CARE Team. He enjoys working with students in all capacities.
Nicole Doherty, Coordinator of Campus Activities and Student Organizations
Nicole started working at UCO in June of 2013 after receiving her bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders and her master’s degree in Adult and Higher Education-Student Affairs from the University of Oklahoma.
At Central, Nicole works in the Campus Activities office where she manages student organizations and advises the President’s Club and the Big Pink Volleyball executive committees.