Indiana Commission for Higher EducationIndiana Commissioner for Higher Education Teresa Lubbers’ statement on Governor Eric J. Holcomb appointing Dr. Katie Jenner as the first Indiana Secretary of Education:

“Katie Jenner has been a valuable voice for K-12 schools as the Governor’s senior education advisor. She recognizes the importance of aligning Indiana’s entire system of education, from preschool to higher education and the workforce,” said Indiana Commissioner for Higher Education Teresa Lubbers.

“Secretary Jenner has a background in the classroom as a teacher, in administration at the K-12 level and in higher education, which makes her well suited for this role. We look forward to working alongside Secretary Jenner as we continue working to raise Indiana’s educational attainment and future prosperity for all Hoosiers.”