The Executive Director for Marian University’s
Walker Center for Applied Ethics, Elizabeth A. Coit, has been appointed to the
Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE) Board of Directors. APPE is an international organization of over 2000
professionals from around the world dedicated to advancing scholarship,
education, and practice in practical and professional ethics.
Coit is one of three new members
elected to the fourteen-person international Board and will serve a three-year
term. As a Board member, Coit will lead the APPE and its members in seeking
innovative, collaborative, and interdisciplinary approaches to today’s ethical
dilemmas and embedding the practice of ethics and ethical decision-making into
all aspects of society.
“I am excited and honored to serve the APPE membership
in this leadership position as we work to further empower current and future
leaders to serve and act ethically,” said Elizabeth Coit, Executive Director of
the Walker Center for Applied Ethics.