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Welcome to Ketchum Magazine online. Ketchum Magazine is the official periodical of Marshall B. Ketchum University, published twice a year for university alumni, faculty, staff and friends of MBKU. Here you can find those and additional articles to keep up to date with what is happening at Ketchum University. 

KETCHUM MAGAZINE

PUBLISHED BY MARSHALL B. KETCHUM  UNIVERSITY
Kevin L. Alexander, OD, PhD,  President
Julie A. Schornack, OD, MEd, Senior Vice President & Chief of   Staff

EDITOR
Katie Santos-Coy, Director of  Marketing and Communications

COPY EDITORS
Erin Hales,  MBA,  Assistant Director of Marketing and  Communications
Patty Reyes, Copy Editor

CONTRIBUTING WRITERS
Kevin L. Alexander, OD, PhD
Mark Bullimore, MCOptom, PhD
Mary Castillo Cathi Douglas
Edward Fisher, PhD, RPh
Pamela Martineau
Scott Johnson, MLIS
Abigail Moore
Judy Ortiz, PhD, PA-C
Katie Santos-Coy
Rene Scheys

DISTRIBUTION MANAGEMENT
Abigail Moore, Assistant Director of  Alumni and Donor  Relations

DESIGN
Edna Alfaro, Graphic Designer
Tawny Marcus, Graphic Designer

PHOTOGRAPHY
Matt Breneman, Director of Multimedia  Services
Andre Niesing, Photographer

PRINTING
Weber Printing

CONTACT
Send comments, questions and address changes to:
Marshall B. Ketchum University Marketing & Communications
Attn: Katie Santos-Coy
2575 Yorba Linda Blvd., Fullerton, CA 92831-1615
marketing@ketchum.edu

BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Carol J. Najera, JD, Chair
Morris Applebaum, OD, ’68
Wynette Augustine, OD, ’84
Cindy Siu Blancq, OD, ’00
Gaye Breyman, CAE
Walter Buster, EdD
Gene D. Calkins, OD, JD,  ’68
Lynn C. Gabriel, OD, ’78
David Gibson
Frances M. Hunter
Jerome Hunter, EdD
Duncan C. Johnson, EdD
Richard D. Jones, JD
Akio Kanai, OD, ’72
Robert J. Kemp
Joseph C. Mallinger, OD, MBA,  ’72
Daniel L. May, MD
Dawn M. Miller, OD, ’83 Richard S. Price II, JD Glenda B. Secor, OD
Rodney L. Tahran, OD, ’80

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MARSHALL B. KETCHUM UNIVERSITY

OUR VISION
We seek to reimagine the future of health care education.

OUR MISSION
The mission of Marshall B. Ketchum University is to educate caring, inspired health care professionals who are prepared to deliver collaborative, pa­tient-centric health care in an interprofes­sional environment.

OUR CORE VALUES
Marshall B. Ketchum University is guided by the values of:
Accountability: We are committed to honesty, fairness and responsibility for our words and actions.
Caring: We strive to address the needs of our University community and others by nurturing a spirit of compassion.
Excellence: Consistent with our legacy, we are committed to achieving outcomes of the highest quality.
Innovation: We have the courage to dream and experiment with creative and unique ideas.
Respect: We value the unique talents and diversity of people, strive to work collaboratively, and honor the open exchange of ideas.


STAFF

Marshall B. Ketchum  University

PRESIDENT’S EXECUTIVE COUNCIL
Julie A. Schornack, OD,  MEd
Senior Vice President & Chief of  Staff

Carmen Barnhardt, OD, MSEd
Vice President for Student  Affairs

Gail S. Deutsch, MS, SPHR
Vice President for Human  Resources

Shawn K. McCown, MBA, CPA
Vice President for Administration and Finance &  CFO

Judy Ortiz, PhD, PA-C
Deputy Chief of Staff for Academic Services
Dean, College of  Health Sciences
Director, School of  Physician Assistant Studies

Joan Rubio
Vice President for University  Advancement

DEANS
Mark Bullimore, MCOptom, PhD
Dean, Southern California College of  Optometry

Judy Ortiz, PhD, PA-C
Deputy Chief of Staff for Academic Services Dean, College of  Health Sciences
Director, School of  Physician Assistant Studies

Edward Fisher, PhD, RPh
Dean, College of  Pharmacy

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS
Julie A. Schornack, OD,  MEd
Senior Vice President & Chief of  Staff

Katie Santos-Coy
Director of  Marketing and  Communications

Erin Hales, MBA
Assistant Director of  Marketing and  Communications

Edna Alfaro
Graphic Designer

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