Mount Mary University Appoints President

Dr. Christine Pharr will become the next president of Mount Mary University, a Catholic women’s university located in Milwaukee. For the last year, Dr. Pharr has served as vice president for alumnae and donor relations at the College of St. Mary, a Catholic women's institution in Omaha, NE., where she oversaw a team of advancement professionals who sought support for student scholarships, capital projects and growing the university endowment Prior to that, Dr. Pharr served as vice president for academic affairs at the College of St. Mary, where she developed new undergraduate and graduate programs in business, science, nursing, physician assistant and education. Dr. Pharr will take office on July 1, 2017.