Dr. Eric Weldy, vice president for Student Affairs & Enrollment Management, is pleased to name Debbie Gettemy as the new director of Housing & Residential Services. Debbie, who earned a Masters degree in Educational Leadership at the University of North Dakota, has eleven years of professional experience in residential services.
Debbie has been with NIU since 2008, beginning as a housing complex coordinator. In 2012, she was promoted to assistant director for Residential Life Staff Development; two years ago, she was promoted again to associate director for Residential Communities. Dr. Weldy said, “Debbie’s experience and knowledge will be vital to the successful reorganization of Housing & Residential Services at NIU.”
Debbie has also been involved in the Great Lakes Association of College and University Housing Officers since 2008, serving on the Board of Directors as the Student Learning Committee chair for the past two years.