Dieter E. Nevels, M.B.A., has been appointed executive director and chief financial officer of the Boonshoft School of Medicine. He replaced John Bale, M.Acc., who retired after 28 years of service to the medical school.
Nevels has almost 30 years of broad-based experience in all aspects of corporate and medical school finance and business operations, ranging from strategic planning and analysis to valuations of merger/acquisition targets.
He served as the director of finance and budget with the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University since 2006. While at Feinberg he successfully streamlined operational procedures, developed bottom-up budgeting procedures, analyzed proposed program expansion/development, and identified ways to improve the operational results for the medical school.
Prior to joining Feinberg, Nevels’ career spanned numerous types of businesses, ranging from for-profit, free-standing medical services to manufacturing and animal husbandry.