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Grow as a leader and advance in your profession with one of our graduate programs for women and men.

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College Leadership

DRIVEN BY MISSION

Students are at the heart of everything we do at Alverno. Our student-centered leadership are proud to serve this rich campus community.

 

Alverno College Leadership

Senior Administration

Joseph Foy, PhD
Interim President 

Jill Desmond, EdD
Vice President and Chief of Staff

Heidi Anderson-Isaacson, EdD
Dean of Student Development and Success

Kate Lundeen, MPP
Vice President for Enrollment and Student Success

Dawn Peterson, MST, CPA
Vice President for Finance and Administration

Academic Deans

Kevin Casey, PhD
School of Arts and Sciences

Jodi Eastberg, PhD
School of Professional and Graduate Studies

Laurie Kunkel-Jordan ’00, PhD, ANP-BC, CCRN
JoAnn McGrath School of Nursing and Health Professions

Meghan Walsh, MBA ’16, EdD
School of Adult Learning and New Initiatives

 

Meet our Board of Trustees
2022-'23

Executive Officers

Katherine M. Hudson H'14, Chair
Brady Corporation, Chairman of the Board (retired)

Kristine Obrecht, Vice Chair
Deloitte & Touche, LLP, Partner

Deborah Fumagalli, OSF, '06, Vice Chair
School Sisters of St. Francis, Community Volunteer

Joseph Foy, Interim President
Alverno College

Trustees

Tammy Belton-Davis '93
Founder and Principal, Athena Communications

Mary Catherine Carroll, OSF '62
School Sisters of St. Francis, United States Province, Volunteer

Jovita Carranza H'11
JCR Group, President 

Tina Chang
SysLogic, Inc, Chief Executive Officer

Kathleen Flanagan
Nuveen Investments, Senior Vice President (retired)
Leadership Communications, President
School Sisters of St. Francis, Associate Member, and Community Volunteer

Jacquelyn Fredrick
BloodCenter of Wisconsin; President and CEO (retired)
Versiti Inc. President and CEO (retired)

Marie Golanowski '07
Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center, President

Cecelia I. Gore '92 '08
Brewers Community Foundation, Executive Director

Mari-Anne Hechmann '91
Alverno College, Community Volunteer

Barbara Kluka '66
School Sisters of St. Francis, Associate Member, Mediator, Community Volunteer

Donald W. Layden, Jr.                
Quarles & Brady, Partner

Marianne Lubar

Lubar Family Foundation, President

Samantha Maldonado '09 '11
Kohl's, Senior Manager Diversity & Inclusion

Kathy McCormack
Johnson Controls Inc., Vice President, Human Resources, Global Products

James McKeown
Foley & Lardner, Partner

Alan Murphy
BlueCo Brands, President

Bruce Myers
Managing Director, AlixPartners

Abigail J. Nash
Journal Sentinel Inc., Vice President (retired)

Kathleen O'Brien, OSF '67
School Sisters of Saint Francis, United States Province, Provincial Coordinator

Mary C. Schneider, OSF, '69
School Sisters of St. Francis, United States Province, Leadership Team
Center for Grief Recovery, Independent Practitioner

Marsha Sehler
Uihlein Wilson Architects, Director of Business Development

Gina Spang '08
Senior Project Manager, VJS Construction Services

Robert Venable
Charter Manufacturing, President and Chief Operating Officer

Tia Vernon '08
Ascension All Saints Hospital, Racine, Co-Medical Director/Hospital Medicine

Richelle Webb Dixon
Froedtert Hospital, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer


Trustees Emeriti 

Mary Beth Berkes, '75
Linden Capital Partners, Co-Founding Partner and Managing Director (retired)

Peter W. Bruce
Davis and Kuelthau, Attorneys at Law, of counsel

Elaine Burke H'15
Retired

Ellen M. Gardner '69
Ameritech WI, President (retired)

Mary Ann LaBahn
Bank One Trust Company, Vice President (retired)

Maurice J. McSweeney
Foley & Lardner, Partner (retired)

Frederick A. Muth, Jr.
Whyte Hirschboeck and Dudek, Chairman Emeritus

Guy A. Osborn
Universal Foods Corporation, Chairman (retired)

Anne H. Vogel
Art Historian

Barbara Wyatt Sibley '82
Community Volunteer

Religious Sponsors

School Sisters of St. Francis

Ready for what's next

Alverno College