Interim director of student affairs appointed
Katherine Flanagan-Herstek, Shavertown, has been appointed interim director of student affairs (DSA) at Penn State Wilkes-Barre. She will replace retiring director, John R. Murphy.
Flanagan-Herstek has been with the University since 1990, serving as coordinator of the division of undergraduate students and department head of advising/counseling and registrar services. She holds a bachelor of science in elementary education with a minor in psychology and a master of science in human services administration. She has been listed in Who’s Who of American Women, Who’s Who in the East, and is a 1989 graduate of Leadership Wilkes-Barre.
As DSA, Flanagan-Herstek will be responsible for the overall administration of student programs and services at the campus in Lehman, including directing the planning, organization and implementation of student personnel services in the program areas of student activities, admissions, financial aid, recreation and athletics, and health services.