Campus News 2006

For Immediate Relase
August 24, 2006

John Colls Joins Schreiner University

John CollsJohn Colls has joined Schreiner University as the school’s major gifts/campaign officer.

Colls recently retired from Broadway Bank, where he served as a financial consultant.

Schreiner University’s Director of Development, Mignonne Frantzen, said Colls is a great asset to the university.  “John will work hard to match the needs of Schreiner with the interests of philanthropists who want to help the university achieve its goals,” Frantzen said.

Colls, who has more than 32 years of experience in the financial services industry, said he is looking forward to the challenges and rewards that his new position will bring.  “It is so invigorating to be in a collegiate environment with such amazing students, faculty and staff,” he said.  

Colls and his wife, Jann Colls, moved to Kerrville in 1993. They have two children and four grandchildren. They are members of First Christian Church, where John served as deacon for many years.  He is also a past president of the Kerrville Morning Rotary and Kerrville Toastmasters. He is currently a member of the noon Rotary.

To contact Colls call 830-792-7204 or by email at

Schreiner University is an independent coeducational liberal arts university related by choice and by covenant to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). For more information, visit our Web site at or call the Office of Admission at (830) 792-7217

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