KEARNEY – Professor Grace Ann Mims was announced April 4 by Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs Charlie Bicak as the appointed interim dean of the College of Education at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.
Pending Board of Regents approval, Mims will transition into the role in July following the retirement of Dean Sheryl Feinstein.
Mims has served as chair of UNK’s Counseling and School Psychology Department in the College of Education since 2010. She has been a counselor educator for 26 years, teaching and advising doctoral, specialist and master’s students in clinical mental health counseling, school counseling and higher education student affairs. She joined UNK in 2008 and is president of UNK Faculty Senate.