Djuan C. Coleman is the new vice dean of finance and administration at Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College in St. Louis, Mo.
The vice dean of finance and administration is an integral member of the dean’s senior management team, serving as the primary source of expertise for the school’s resource planning processes. Within this position, Coleman will be responsible for ensuring that the college adheres to the sound fiscal policies and will oversee business planning, budgeting, grant management and operational services (including environmental, food services, plant operations and safety).
Coleman arrived in the beginning of April, bringing with him an extensive range of knowledge within the areas of finance, accounting and process management that spans both internally as well as externally.
Coleman comes to Goldfarb from BJC HealthCare where he was a finance manager for BJC HealthCare’s Financial Planning and Analysis Department supporting Supply Chain and more recently Shared Services Human Resources. Externally, Coleman has worked for St. Louis based companies such as The Boeing Company, Coca-Cola Enterprises and Premcor Refining Group.
Coleman earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Southeast Missouri State University, and a master’s degree in business administration from Webster University in St. Louis.
About Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College
With a legacy beginning in 1902, Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College is an independent single-purpose college with a strong tradition of educating health care professionals in St. Louis. It is located on the campus of Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis and is affiliated with Barnes-Jewish Hospital, with a site at Missouri Baptist Medical Center.
Goldfarb School of Nursing has nationally recognized educational facilities with state-of-the-art classrooms, lecture halls and sophisticated Clinical Simulation Institute labs with patient simulation mannequins and exam rooms that provide high-tech, advanced nursing care experiences. The school is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and is approved by the Missouri State Board of Nursing and Higher Education Commission.