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Gerhild Krapf Greenhoe Named Assistant To Vice President For University
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Gerhild Krapf Greenhoe has been named assistant to the
vice president for university relations at the University of Iowa, effective
April 21. Ann Rhodes, vice president for university relations, announced the
"I am very excited that Gerhild has joined us," Rhodes said. "She
brings a unique combination of skills and experience and a deep understanding
of the university that will be of tremendous assistance to me and the university
The assistant to the vice president provides general staff support to the
vice president for university relations in the areas of policy development
and review, athletics, and external relations. Duties include oversight of
revisions to the university's Operations Manual, drafting policies, and monitoring
policy development and review for incorporation into the Manual. Other duties
include dissemination of policies and planning for communication of policy
changes, and development and review of policies, procedures and protocols
related to units overseen by the vice president for university Relations.
The assistant to the vice president for university relations is also responsible
for the development, oversight, and management of an alumni network, and communication
with alumni about the university.
Since 1986, Krapf Greenhoe has served as staff legal counsel and assistant
to the director of the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. In that position,
she has primary responsibility for coordinating UIHC's interactions with members
of the general assembly and monitoring legislative and regulatory issues with
potential impact on the health sciences center. In addition, she has been
the administrator for Friends of the UIHC and the UIHC Child Care Center and
has provided administrative support for the UIHC Volunteer Program. She also
has been an active member of the Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce and served
on its board of directors from 1993-96.
Krapf Greenhoe, an accomplished organist, holds Master of Music and Bachelor
of Music degrees, as well as a JD degree, all from the UI.