Howard University – Dean of the School of Social Work

RPA Inc. is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. Sheara Jennings as the next Dean of the School of Social Work at Howard University. Dr. Jennings joins Howard University after serving the University of Houston community for the past 19 years. During her time at the University of Houston, Dr. Jennings has served in…

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Rochester Institute of Technology – University Librarian

RPA Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Emily Sherwood as the University Librarian at Rochester Institute of Technology. With over a dozen years of experience leading cross-disciplinary projects and initiatives, Emily will join RIT from University of Rochester’s River Campus Libraries as the Director of Digital Scholarship and the Mary Ann Mavrinac…

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Southern Wesleyan University – President

RPA Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of William D. Barker, Ph.D., as the next President of Southern Wesleyan University in Central, South Carolina. Dr. Barker currently serves in dual roles as the Founding Executive Director and Chair of the Global Honors Institute and the Executive Director of the Center for Faith & Inquiry at…

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Madonna University – President

RPA Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Christopher Dougherty, PhD, as the eighth President of Madonna University. Dr. Dougherty has dedicated his career to serving institutions of higher education. He currently serves Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia as an Associate Professor of Business. Prior to his current appointment, he was Chestnut Hill’s Vice President…

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Corban University – President

Corban University has announced the appointment of John Mark Yeats, Ph.D., as its 11th President. Dr. Yeats currently serves as the Vice President of Student Services and Dean of Students and Student Success at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and Spurgeon College.  From 2013 to 2018, Dr. Yeats served as the Dean of Spurgeon College. In addition…

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Millersville University – Vice President for Student Affairs

Mary Beth Bankson Williams, Ph.D. has been appointed as the next Vice President for Student Affairs at Millersville University.  Williams currently serves at the Vice President for Student Development and Dean of Students at Wilson College in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.  In that capacity, she oversees NCAA Division III Athletics, dining and conference services, campus security and…

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Millersville University – Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

RPA Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Carlos Wiley as the Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer at Millersville University. Mr. Wiley currently serves as the Director of the Paul Robeson Cultural Center at the Pennsylvania State University, a position he began in 2010. The Center helps students develop character, conscience, and social responsibility…

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