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Heather L. Flabiano named to Leadership Team

Published on 17 March 2015

St. Louis College of Pharmacy announces that Heather L. Flabiano, Ph.D., MBA, CPA, will join the College’s leadership team as Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer. She begins her duties on June 1.

“This is a key moment in the 150-year history of St. Louis College of Pharmacy,” says College President John A. Pieper, Pharm.D. “We are in the midst of the largest campus expansion project in the College’s history, and we are initiating new academic and research programs. I know Heather’s skills and experience will serve the College well in these areas in the years ahead.”

Flabiano was chosen among many qualified candidates in a national search. She comes to the College from Saint Louis University, where she is the assistant dean for finance and administration in the College for Public Health and Social Justice.

“It is an incredibly exciting time to join St. Louis College of Pharmacy,” Flabiano says. “Because of the transformational changes occurring at the College, I look forward to assuming this leadership role.”

Flabiano is the former CFO of the Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas and has also held positions at United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, Southern Methodist University, and Deloitte. She received her Ph.D. in public affairs from the University of Texas at Dallas and both her Master and Bachelor of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University.

About St. Louis College of Pharmacy: For more than 150 years, St. Louis College of Pharmacy has been committed to educating the best pharmacists in the United States. The region’s only independent college of pharmacy, St. Louis College of Pharmacy is the third oldest continuously operating and 10th largest college of pharmacy in America. The student body is comprised of 1,400 students, 40 percent of which are minority or multicultural. The students come to the College from 31 states and 10 countries. The College admits students directly from high school and accepts transfer students and graduates from other colleges and universities in the sophomore and junior years of the undergraduate program and the first year of the professional program. Students earn a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) with an integrated Bachelor of Science degree in a seven-year curriculum. An education at the College opens up the world to graduates for a career in a wide range of practice settings. Graduates have a 100 percent job placement rate. The campus is transforming to better fit the needs of students, faculty, and staff. This summer, a new six-story, 213,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art academic and research building opened. Construction is underway for a seven-story student center, residence hall, and recreation facility scheduled for completion in December 2016. When not in class, students can participate in more than 60 organizations, fraternities, intramurals, and sports. The College competes in 12 NAIA Division I sports. College alumni practice throughout the nation and in 13 different countries, providing a strong network to assist students with their goals. Additional information is available at