- Takita Felder Sumter, professor of biochemistry and a Provost Faculty Fellow, will serve as the interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences for a one-year term, beginning Aug. 1.
- She replaces Karen Kedrowski, who is assuming a new role as executive director of the Center for Civic Learning.
- Sumter will provide leadership to Winthrop’s largest degree-granting college—including 14 departments and five centers.
Winthrop University, "Takita Sumter Appointed Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences" (2017). Winthrop News 2017. 126.