Drake University

Drake University

Drake University

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Higher Education & Universities

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Schools & Student Services

Company Description

Drake University is recognized as one of the finest institutions of higher learning in the Midwest. A midsized, private university in Des Moines, Iowa, we offer the benefits and resources of a larger institution along with the advantages of intimate class sizes and close personal relationships.

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In The News
Orange County Register (California)
February 8, 2020
Orange County letter of intent signings
Washington Post Blogs
February 4, 2020
In Iowa, a drama becomes a farce
The New York Times
February 4, 2020
Picturing Chaos at the Iowa Caucuses
Executives & Employees


Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer



Dean-Law School

Director, Student Engagement, Equity & Inclusion, Unity Roundtable & Advocating for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Student Affairs

President Emeritus

Vice President, Admission & Financial Aid

Vice President & Secretary

Head Coach-Men's Basketball

Board of Trustees

Chief Executive Officer of the Stelter Company at Drake University

Chief Operating Officer at Fiserv, Inc.

Former President, Chief Executive & Operating Officer at Principal Financial Group, Inc.

Vice Chairman-Executive Committee at United Way of Central Iowa

Former Director of Health Promotion Program at Central Iowa Hospital Corporation

Senior Advisor to the President at United States Institute of Peace

Founder at Miles Capital, Inc.

Of Counsel at Dorsey & Whitney LLP

President & Trustee at Edmundson Art Foundation, Inc.

Associate General Counsel at DuPont Agriculture & Nutrition

Distinguished Alumni
Patricia K. Collawn is now Former Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at PNM Resources, Inc.
Scott Dean Eltjes is now President & Chief Executive Officer at BTC Capital Management, Inc.
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