Florence, KY, October 8, 2009 — Diane Wolfer, CFO and Vice President at Beckfield College since 2007, has assumed the Office of the President. Wolfer will carry out new educational initiatives and continue the College’s tradition of high quality education. She will build on the 25 year foundation of academic excellence by maintaining focus on the student: Success in College leads to Success in Life.
Wolfer brings a vast background in managerial and financial expertise to her new role, along with a dedicated and strategic understanding of every audience the school serves. She has a balanced view of the needs and realistic options for the College, for both the present and the future. Wolfer will lead the College in a concise and vision oriented approach as the community continues to maneuver through a challenging economy with students in need of the innovative and personalized education Beckfield is known to provide. She will steer the growth of the school which has seen a 44 percent increase in student numbers over this time last year.
Beckfield College is a private, career college accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) that has been evolving to meet the educational needs of its learners while meeting the demands of the community and area businesses since 1984. With a campus in Florence, Kentucky and another in Tri-County Cincinnati, Ohio, Beckfield College focuses on career paths in Business Administration, Computer Network Administration, Criminal Justice, Health Care Management, Health Information Technology, Hospitality Management, Medical Assisting, Nursing-RN, Paralegal Studies, and Practical Nursing. Instructors bring years of real-world, practical experience and education into the classrooms to enhance the students’ education. For further information, visit www.beckfield.edu and follow Beckfield College on facebook and myspace.