KEARNEY – Sheryl Feinstein started her professional career four decades ago with one goal in mind.
She wanted to make a difference.
That’s why she became an educator and eventually what led her to the University of Nebraska at Kearney, where she’s been dean of the college of education since May 2015.
“A lot of educators would consider it a calling, and I look at it like that, also,” said Feinstein, who is retiring July 5 after dedicating her working life to the profession.
The Des Moines, Iowa, native began her career as an elementary teacher before advancing to the collegiate level. Feinstein was chair of the education department, director of the online Master of Arts