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Six Universities Announce the Appointment of Women to Administrative Posts

Six Universities Announce the Appointment of Women to Administrative Posts

Taking on new administrative roles are Catherine Punsalan-Manlimos at Seattle University, Irene at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota, Aisha Jackson at the University of California, Santa Cruz, Sydney Pursel at the University of Kansas, Kimberly Kvaal at the University of Puget Sound, and Kawanna Leggett at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.

In Memoriam: Reneé Patricia Collins, 1950-2022

In Memoriam: Reneé Patricia Collins, 1950-2022

While working for Western Washington University Dr. Collins earned a bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies at the age of 47. She went on to earn a master’s degree in adult education at Western Washington University and a doctorate in educational leadership from Seattle University.

Yoshiko Harden Is the New Interim President of Seattle Central College in Washington State

Yoshiko Harden Is the New Interim President of Seattle Central College in Washington State

Dr. Harden served as vice president for student services at Seattle Central College from 2016 to 2021, overseeing areas such as student development, enrollment and registration, and the Guided Pathways initiative. Prior to Seattle Central, she served as vice president for diversity at Bellevue College, and as director of multicultural services and student development at Highline College.

In Memoriam: Millie Louise Bown Russell, 1926-2021

In Memoriam: Millie Louise Bown Russell, 1926-2021

Millie L.B. Russell, a former administrator and lecturer in biology at the University of Washington. She joined the staff at the university in 1974 and retired in 2007 at the age of 81.

In Memoriam: Mildred Ollee, 1934-2018

In Memoriam: Mildred Ollee, 1934-2018

Mildred Ollee served as president of Seattle Central Community College in Washington State from 2003 to 2010. She worked in higher education for over 40 years.

Six Women Who Are Stepping Down From Their Higher Education Posts

Six Women Who Are Stepping Down From Their Higher Education Posts

Stepping down are Sally Mason at the University of Iowa, Nancy C. Andrews at Duke University, Marilyn Higgins at Syracuse University, Claudia Schmuckli at the University of Houston, Diane Morrison-Beedy at the University of South Florida, and Jodi Kelly at Seattle University.

Cynthia Azari Appointed President of Oxnard College in California

Cynthia Azari Appointed President of Oxnard College in California

Dr. Azari has been serving as interim president at Fresno City College. She was president of Fresno City College form 2009 to 2011 and then served as president of Riverside City College in California. Earlier in her career, she was president of Butler County Community College in Pennsylvania.

Annette Clark Appointed Dean of the Seattle University School of Law

Annette Clark Appointed Dean of the Seattle University School of Law

Dr. Clark joined the law school’s faculty in 1989. During the 2011-2012 academic year she served as dean and taught at the Saint Louis University School of Law but resigned her post and returned to Seattle in the fall of 2012.

In Memoriam: Sue A. Schmidt, 1946-2012

In Memoriam: Sue A. Schmidt, 1946-2012

Dr. Schmidt served for 16 years as dean of the College of Education at Seattle University. She had stepped down as dean this past July.

Dean of Saint Louis University School of Law Resigns After One Year

Dean of Saint Louis University School of Law Resigns After One Year

Annette Clark had several issues with the university’s administration. She will stay on as a tenured faculty member but stated she would look for opportunities elsewhere.