College Leadership

Meet our leaders

Mercy College of Health Sciences’ leadership team guides the institution to be a national leader for excellence in the delivery and innovation of health sciences education.

Bo Bonner, MDiv*
Senior Advisor of Mission Initiatives and Director of the Center for Human Flourishing
Email Or (515) 643-6736; Office Location BH – 124

Melanie Campbell, MBA*
Vice President of Institutional Advancement, Philanthropy, and Community Engagement
Email Or NULL; Office Location SC

Adreain Henry, OD, EdD, MBA, MA*
Mercy College President
Email Or (515) 643-6601; Office Location SC-116

Tim Laurent, EdD
Provost, Vice President of Academic Affairs
Email Or (515) 643-6615; Office Location SC-112

Thomas D. Leahy, JD*
Vice President of Business and Regulatory Affairs
Email Or (515) 643-6621; Office Location SC – 115

Ryan Marr, MDiv, PhD
Associate Provost; Dean, Liberal Arts and Sciences
Email Or (515) 643-6679; Office Location SC-311

Matt Romkey*
Vice President of Admissions, Financial Aid, and Marketing
Email Or (515) 643-6663; Office Location ACE – 145

*Member of President’s Cabinet


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Mercy College of Health Sciences has been transforming students into healthcare professionals since 1899. Located in downtown Des Moines, Iowa, we offer master’s degreesbachelor’s degreesassociate degreescertificate programs, and continuing education courses.

Mercy College is the only private Catholic college in central Iowa and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), in addition to numerous programmatic accreditors.

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