Gerardot Added to USF Board of Trustees
May 18, 2017
FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Jane Gerardot has been elected to the University of Saint Francis Board of Trustees. She has served as a director on the Development Committee of the University of Saint Francis Board of Trustees from 2004 until her election to the Board in 2017 and also as an adviser for the Physical Therapy Assistant program from its inception until 2016.
Jane received baccalaureate and master’s degrees from Indiana University and a law degree from the University of Michigan. She retired from her law practice as an attorney at Boeglin Gerardot & Grubbs.
Jane and her husband Jeff Leffers (also a USF director) reside in Fort Wayne. They attend St. Elizabeth Ann Seton church.
Founded in 1890 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, the University of Saint Francis offers more than 80 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs through the School of Health Sciences, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership and School of Creative Arts. In addition to its traditional programs, USF designs focused curricula for working adults in Fort Wayne, Crown Point and online. In 2016, the University of Saint Francis expanded its presence to downtown Fort Wayne. USF Downtown houses the university’s business and music technology programs while offering enhanced internship and networking opportunities for students. The University of Saint Francis offers a robust campus experience including 16 athletic programs boasting two individual and three team NAIA national championships, and is recognized as an NAIA Five-Star Champion of Character institution. Approximately 2,200 students from a broad geographic region attend USF.