Dean of CPP Candidate Forum Video/Presentation Links Available For Review

May 1, 2023

Four candidates selected as finalists for the position of dean of the College of Professional Programs visited EWU during the months of April and May and participated in open forums.

The candidates are listed below, along with links to their professional biographies, presentations and videos of the forums.

Karen Kopera-Frye, PhD
April 11: Video of forum and link to Kopera-Frye presentation
• Karen Kopera-Frye biography


Brien Bolin, PhD
April 24: Video of forum and link to Brien Bolin presentation
• Brien Bolin biography


Drew Martin, PhD

May 1: Video of forum and link to Drew Martin presentation 

• Drew Martin biography


Vernon Loke, PhD
May 8: Video of forum and link to Vernon Loke presentation 

• Vernon Loke biography 


Additional Information

Members of the search committee include:

• Brian Donahue, Academic Affairs (committee chair)
• Bipasha Biswas, Social Work
• Mike Ekins, AdvantEdge Advisors (community member)
• Brian Grinder, Business
• Li Huang, Accounting
• Luis Matos, Biology (external member)
• Alyson Rode, College of Professional Programs
• Danielle Sitzman, Psychology
• Qing Stellwagen, Libraries

• Ann Van Wig, Education

• Katie Walker, Children’s Studies