FINDLAY The University of Findlay has named a dean for its college of health professions.
Andrea Wilke Koepke s appointment was effective July 1.
She formerly was dean of the school of nursing since 2000 at Anderson University near Indianapolis, where she was a faculty member since 1976.
Ms. Koepke, a registered nurse, has a doctor of nursing science degree from Indiana University and bachelor s and master s degrees from Ball State University.
She replaces Lisa Dutton, who was dean of Findlay s health professions college since it was created in 2003. She left near the end of the spring semester when her family moved out of state.
The college of health professions offers undergraduate and graduate programs in areas such as occupation and physical therapy, medical technology, social work, and pharmacy.