SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Briar Cliff University is pleased to announce these new staff members to the BCU community:
Joseph Earp, admissions counselor for Briar Cliff University, holds a Master of Arts degree in education from Graceland University, Lamoni, Iowa, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa. Earp comes to Briar Cliff from the Iowa Army National Guard, Ankeny, where he held numerous leadership roles in recruitment and management. He is currently a major in the Army Guard, and is a senior military intelligence officer.
Shelby Reed, student accounts and Perkins Loan coordinator, holds a bachelor’s degree from Armstrong Atlantic State University, Savannah, Ga. Most recently, Reed was academy director at Brillare Hairdressing Academy, Scottsdale, Ariz., where she had oversight of the facility, program, staff and students. Previously, she was a financial aid officer for Toni & Guy Academy, Phoenix, Ariz., where she managed student accounts and federal funding.
Briar Cliff University is a Catholic institution with an enrollment of more than 1,100 students from 31 states and nine countries. Students are educated in the Franciscan tradition of excellence in the liberal arts and career preparation in an environment of care, compassion and service.