Oct 04, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Leadership



Trustees

Mr. Ian D. Boyce
Dickmeyer Boyce Financial Management

Ms. Kathryn Callen 
Old National Bank (Retired)

Mr. Steve Corona
Corona Consulting, LLC

Mr. Thomas J. Creevey
Franciscan Alliance, Inc. (Retired)

Mr. Richard E. Fox
Barrett McNagny LLP

Ms. Jane M. Gerardot
Retired Attorney, Fort Wayne, IN

Sister M. Jennifer Henry, OSF
Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration

Dr. Joseph A. LaRosa
Franciscan Health

Mr. David B. Lupke
Lupke Rice Insurance & Financial Services

Sister M. Angela Mellady, OSF
Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration

Sister Margaret Mary Mitchel, OSF
Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration

Mrs. Debra A. Niezer
AALCO Distributing, Inc. (Retired)

Mr. William G. Niezer
USI Insurance Services (Retired)

Mr. Thomas G. Obergfell 
iAB Financial Bank (Retired)

Mr. Patrick W. Pasterick
Design Collaborative, Inc.

Mr. Richard A. Poinsatte
Steel Dynamics, Inc.

Sister M. Clare Reuille, OSF
Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades
Diocese Fort Wayne - South Bend

Sister Maria Gemma Salyer, OSF
Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration

Sister M. Lenore Schwartz, OSF
Saint Boniface Catholic School (Retired)

Sister M. Dorothy Speckhals, OSF
Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration

Ms. Esther Terry
Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend

Mr. James Vann (Emeritus)
REA Magnet Wire Company, Inc.

Mr. Nicholas A. Yack
Vice President, PNC Bank

Rev. Dr. Eric Albert Zimmer
University of Saint Francis

Directors

Mr. John F. Blum
iAB Financial Bank

Sister M. Elaine Brothers, OSF
Franciscan Alliance, Inc.

Ms. Kathleen A. Clemmer
Fort Wayne, IN

Mr. Ronald K. Dick
Design Collaborative, Inc.

Mr. Steven D. Doepker
Doepker Educational Consulting, LLC

Mr. Joel P. Hoff
Franciscan Alliance, Inc.

Mr. James Huth
Bishop Luers High School

Mr. Jeffrey J. Leffers
Allen Superior Court

Mr. Jonathan M. Lehman
Summit Financial Group

Mr. Jeff McDonald
Sweetwater Sound Inc (Retired)

Mrs. Kathryn L. Miller
Star Financial Bank

Mr. Christopher W. Niezer
Gibson Insurance

Mrs. Judith E. Pursley
Fort Wayne, Indiana

Mr. Andrew J. Pyle
SevenGen HSE

Ms. Nicole E Satalino
Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership

Mr. Douglas P. Schenkel
L&L Fittings, Mfg.

Mr. Scot C. Schouweiler
SCS Associates, Inc.

Mr. Michael Sorg
Mike Sorg S.R.A.

Mrs. Sarah M. Strimmenos
Old National Bank

Mr. Jeremy D. Swonger
Braun Wealth Management

Mr. Craig Vanderwall II
General Petroleum, Inc.

Mrs. Kimberly Waugh
Ivy Tech Community College

Administrators

Rev. Dr. Eric Albert Zimmer
President
B.A., Loyola University of New Orleans, M.A., University of Minnesota, M.Div. and a Licentiate in Sacred Theology (STL), Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley, MBA, University of Chicago, STL, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Richard A Bienz
Vice President for Finance and Operations
BS, Indiana University 

Tricia JV Bugajski, OFS
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
AA, South Suburban College; BA Saint Mary’s College; MA Purdue University; MS Texas A&M University

Sister M. Anita Holzmer, O.S.F.
Associate Vice President for Mission Integration
BSEd, MSEd, University of Saint Francis; Diploma in Franciscan Spirituality, Università Pontificia Antonianum

Dr. Robert A. Pastoor
Vice President for Student Services
BS History/Education, Mount Saint Mary’s University, M.Ed. Counseling, McDaniel College, Ed. D. Education Leadership, The University of Montana - Missoula

Ellen C. Paxton
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
BS, Indiana State University; MA, University of Northern Colorado

Lance B. Richey
Vice President for Academic Affairs
BA, Furman University; PhD, Marquette University

Craig Teetsel
Vice President for Finance
BS, Indiana University; MBA, University of Saint Francis, CPA, Chartered Global Management Accountant

Dr. Ronald Turpin
Senior Advisor to the President
Doctor of Jurisprudence, Indiana School of Law

Deans

Andrea Geyer
Dean, College of Arts, Sciences and Business; Associate Professor
BA, DePauw University; MS, PhD, University of Michigan

Julie Gardner
Assistant Dean, for the Crown Point Site; Associate Professor
BS, MS, MBA Purdue University; MLS ASCP) 

Angie Harrell
Dean, College of Health Sciences: Associate Professor
AS, Indiana University; BS, University of Nebraska Omaha; MS, University of Saint Francis; DHSc, AT Still University

Andrew Lehr
Dean of Student Academic Support
BS, MA Taylor University