Honoree

Linda Wallace

AWARDS

IU Kokomo Distinguished Service Award (2011)
Indiana University Kokomo

BIOGRAPHY

Linda Wallace is the dean of the School of Nursing at IU Kokomo. Wallace, who has taught at IU Kokomo since 1992, said support from campus leadership, including Chancellor Michael Harris, has made her accomplishments possible. Wallace has taught health assessment, management, critical care and cultural studies courses at all levels of the nursing program.

She is also the founder and director of student and faculty exchange program with Jesus University School of Nursing (formerly Margaret Pritchard University) in Jeonju South Korea since 2000. In 2010 she added an exchange with Sungshin Women's University in Seoul. These programs then expanded to include students. Wallace also led a service-learning trip to Guatemala with nursing students.