B-CU Appoints New Vice President of Student Affairs

Today, Bethune-Cookman University announced the appointment of Dwaun J. Warmack as vice president of student affairs, effective July 1.

Warmack brings a decade of experience in higher education to the position.  He most recently was associate dean of students at Rhodes College in Memphis, TN, where he had oversight of student affairs areas including judicial affairs, student activities, Greek life, new student and parent orientation, and multicultural affairs.  While at Rhodes, he also served on the institution's SACS Reaffirmation Committee.  Warmack has also held position at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, NC and Delta State University in Cleveland Mississippi.

"We are very pleased to introduce Dwaun Warmack to the entire B-CU family as our new vice president of student affairs,” noted President Trudie Kibbe Reed.  "His background and experience will help us fulfill our goal of providing excellent customer service to our students and creating the kind of ‘caring community' that sustains our founder's legacy.”

"I am honored to be joining an institution with such a rich history and legacy of educating leaders in our community," commented Warmack. "I share with Dr. Reed and all the B-CU administration and faculty a commitment to the development of the ‘whole student,' including learning inside and outside the classroom."

Warmack holds both bachelor's and master's degrees in education from Delta State University in Cleveland, Mississippi.  He is currently completing a doctoral degree in educational leadership with a specialization in higher education from Union University in Jackson, TN.

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About Bethune Cookman University:

Founded in 1904 by Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) today sustains her legacy of faith, scholarship and service through its relationship with the United Methodist Church and its commitment to academic excellence and civic engagement.  B-CU offers more than 40 degrees on its main campus and online college. Located in Daytona Beach, B-CU is one of three private, historically black colleges in the state of Florida. The institution boasts a diverse and international faculty and student body of more than 4,000.  For more information, visit www.cookman.edu.