Trine names new regional director

ANGOLA, Ind. – Trine University has promoted a department director to serve as Fort Wayne regional director of the Trine School of Professional Studies.

Jill Boggs, who has served as executive director of Brand & Integrated Marketing at the main campus since August 2006, was promoted March 26. She is transitioning to her new position, which she will assume May 6. Her office will be located at the Fort Wayne Dupont campus.

In her new role, Boggs will be responsible for operations of both the Dupont and Carew Street campuses.

"I look forward to working with Jill at the Fort Wayne regional campuses," said Mersiha Alic, dean of the School of Professional Studies.  "Her dedication and loyalty to Trine, coupled with her leadership skills, are sure to be assets in her new position."

During Boggs's leadership, the Brand & Integrated Marketing Department has grown from three  employees to 10 employees and oversees the university's Tgear apparel store. The department accomplishes multiple projects on an annual basis as it supports the main campus, Peoria, Ariz., campus, nine regional learning centers and the Trine Virtual Campus.

Boggs has served as president of the Steuben County Council on Aging and was president/chief executive officer of the Angola Area Chamber of Commerce from June 2001 to August 2006.

Boggs earned a Bachelor of Science in sociology from Ball State University and a Master of Science in management from Indiana Wesleyan University.