Presidential Installation

The Board of Trustees of Our Lady of the Lake University invites you to the installation of Diane E. Melby, EdD, ninth president of Our Lady of the Lake University.

Friday, Nov. 6, 2015

3 p.m.
Thiry Auditorium

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Installation Events

Friday, November 6, 2015

9:30 a.m.
Sacred Heart Conventual Chapel
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President's Scholarship Luncheon
By invitation only
11:30 a.m.
Chapel Auditorium

Installation of Diane E. Melby, EdD
3 p.m.
Thiry Auditorium
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Dr. Melby's Installation Address


About Diane E. Melby, EdD

Diane E. Melby, EdD, began her position as the University's ninth president in July 2015.

Melby comes to OLLU from Shepherd University in West Virginia where she has served as the vice president for advancement since 2008 and chair of the university’s strategic planning committee, as well as interim vice president for academic affairs and in an executive oversight role in enrollment management.

In her advancement role at Shepherd University, Melby led the successful completion of a $26 million comprehensive fundraising campaign, developed institutional identity and community relations initiatives, and established key academic programs focused on student success and degree completion.


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