Ellen Herion Fingado joined the Dean of Students Office in 2013 as Assistant Dean and became Associate Dean in August of 2016.
Ellen holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Illinois State University and a Master’s in Education from Grand Valley State University, with a concentration in Student Affairs Leadership.
Ellen has experience working in Housing & Residential Life, campus Women’s Centers and Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution. Ellen’s professional interests are in student conduct administration, Title IX and crises management. Ellen has served on the Board of Directors for the Association for Student Conduct Administration and is a trained mediator.