Allen College

Administration

Jerry D. Durham

Chancellor and Professor of Nursing
Phone: (319) 226-2015
E-mail: Jerry.Durham@allencollege.edu

Education:

B.S.Ed., Southeast Missouri State University
M.A., English: Bradley University
B.S.N., Saint Louis University
M.S.N., Medical-Surgical Nursing, Saint Louis University
M.S., Psychiatric Community Mental Health Nursing, University of Illinois-Chicago
Ph.D., Higher Education Administration, Saint Louis University

Licensed by the state of Iowa as a Registered Nurse (RN)

Research Focus: Private practice in nursing; Evaluation of prior learning; Infectious diseases.


Nancy Kramer

Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Professor of Nursing & R.J. McElroy Endowed Professorship
Phone: (319) 226-2040
E-mail: Nancy.Kramer@allencollege.edu

Education:

Diploma, Mercy Hospital School of Nursing
B.S., College of St. Francis
B.S.N., Upper Iowa University
M.S.N., University of Dubuque
C.P.N.P., University of Iowa
Ed.D., University of Northern Iowa

Certification: Certified Nurse Educator (CNE); Certification as a pediatric nurse practitioner through the National Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Nurses(CPNP); Certification as a Pediatric Mental Health Specialist through the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

Inducted as a fellow into the National League for Nursing Academy of Nursing Education allowing Nancy to use the credential of 'Fellow'

Licensed by the state of Iowa as a Registered Nurse (RN) and as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP)

Research Focus: Curriculum instruction and development; Faculty development; Specialty area: pediatrics and community health


Peggy Fortsch

Dean, School of Health Sciences, Radiography Program Director, Professor
Phone: (319) 226-2031
E-mail: Peggy.Fortsch@allencollege.edu

Education:

RT(R), Allen Memorial Hospital School of Radiologic Technology
B.S., Iowa State University
M.A.E., University of Northern Iowa
Ed.D., University of Northern Iowa

Certification: A.R.R.T.(R) 


Denise Hanson

Director of Business and Administrative Services
Phone: (319) 226-2012
E-mail: Denise.Hanson@allencollege.edu

Education:

B.S., Elon College, North Carolina
M.B.A., University of Northern Iowa


Joanna Ramsden-Meier

Dean of Student Services

Phone: (319) 226-2004
E-mail: Joanna.Ramsden-Meier@allencollege.edu

Education:

B.A., University of Northern Iowa
M.B.A., Upper Iowa University
Ed.D., Walden University


Jared Seliger

Associate Chancellor
Director, Nuclear Medicine Technology Program & Associate Professor
Phone:(319) 226-2081
E-mail: Jared.Seliger@allencollege.edu

Education:

B.S., Loras College 
Certificate of Nuclear Medicine Technology, University of Iowa
M.B.A., University of Northern Iowa
Ph.D., Iowa State University

Certification: C.N.M.T.


Kendra Williams-Perez

Professor and Dean, School of Nursing and ROTC Coordinator
Phone:(319) 226-2044
E-mail: Kendra.Williams-Perez@allencollege.edu

Education:

B.S.N., Coe College
M.S.N., University of Texas
Ed.D., University of Northern Iowa

Certification: Certified Nurse Educator (CNE)

Licensed by the state of Iowa as a Registered Nurse (RN)

Research Focus: Learning Styles; Teaching/Learning; Academic Advising.