Three selected as 2014-15 Administrative Fellows

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- The 2014-15 Administrative Fellows have been announced.

The program offers Penn State faculty and staff the opportunity to work with senior University officers to gain knowledge and experiences pertaining to the challenges of leadership in the academic community. 

The 2014-15 fellows are:

-- Janda Hankinson, director of Information Technology Services
Mentor: Rodney Kirsch, senior vice president for development and alumni relations

-- Lisa S. Wandel, director of Residential Dining, Auxiliary and Business Services
Mentor: David Gray, senior vice president for finance and business/treasurer

-- Wanda Knight, associate professor of art education and women’s studies
Mentor: Nicholas Jones, executive vice president and provost

The program provides the chance for participants to strengthen their administrative talents and qualifications by working with a Penn State administrator in a mentoring relationship. Fellows increase their understanding of the contexts within which decisions are made and gain an enhanced understanding of the various units across the University. The length of the program is for the academic year.

For more information on the program, go to and click on the link to the Administrative Fellows Program.

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Last Updated January 09, 2015