Deborah M. Cady Melzer, Ph.D., to be Loyola’s next vice president for student development and dean of students

Deborah M. Cady Melzer, Ph.D., has been named Loyola University Maryland’s next vice president for student development and dean of students.

Cady Melzer joins Loyola from Assumption University in Worcester, Massachusetts, where she is vice president for student affairs. She was selected after the completion of a national search and will begin at Loyola on July 18, 2022.

“Dr. Cady Melzer brings a deep understanding of the value of Jesuit higher education and an in-depth knowledge of supporting and enhancing comprehensive student development programs,” said Terrence M. Sawyer, J.D., president of Loyola. “She brings a wealth of experience with innovation and collaboration and has developed student life curriculums that address retention and support, diversity and inclusion, and overall student wellness. I look forward to seeing how Dr. Cady Melzer can lead and partner with our current student development professionals to strengthen the student experience at Loyola.”

Read more: https://www.loyola.edu/news/2022/0518-vice-president-student-development-dean-students