The Mercyhurst Prep Board of Trustees has announced the appointment of Mary Ellen Dahlkemper ’73 as president of the school. She will begin her new position on Aug. 5, 2013.
Mary Ellen is a graduate of Mercyhurst Prep and Mercyhurst University and has served on the Mercyhurst University Board of Trustees for eight years. She is assistant secretary of the board, a member of its Executive Committee, chair of the Mission Committee and immediate past chair of the Committee on Academic Affairs. She has a wide variety of management experience, having served as vice president of human resources for J.B. Dahlkemper Co., Inc.; director of the Office of Adult and Graduate Programs at Mercyhurst; and, most recently, chief administrative and development officer at Stairways Behavioral Health.
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