Dr. Leah Fullman has been appointed dean of the College of Health Science at Faulkner University.
Fullman has been serving as interim dean for more than a year. She was Faulkner’s first hire in 2016 in the health sciences and helped spearhead the development of the Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders and the MA/MS in Speech-Language Pathology degrees. She previously served as director of speech-language pathology for Faulkner. Fullman earned her bachelor’s degree from California State University, her master’s at Southern Illinois University and her doctorate at Rocky Mountain University.
She is a licensed speech language pathologist with research and clinical expertise in treating medically fragile children who have complex feeding/swallowing disorders and children with craniofacial anomalies.