Debra Gibson is the new financial aid coordinator, and Deborah Gardini has been promoted to business academic adviser for the Fort Dodge site of Buena Vista University's graduate and professional studies program.
Gibson is a graduate of Iowa Lakes Community College with an associate degree in applied science and was previously employed for four years at First State Bank of Fort Dodge as a loan specialist.
Gardini is a 1995 graduate of BVU with a degree in accounting. She was employed for several years in the nonprofit sector in Fort Dodge. Gardini began working at BVU in 2008 as a financial aid coordinator and earned a master's degree in business administration from Upper Iowa University. Her husband, Dean, is a 2011 BVU graduate.