Associate Dean for Academic Affairs—Graduate Clinical Education and Clinical Professor Rene Love, PhD, DNP, PMHNP-BC, FNAP, FAANP, joins the College of Nursing from the University of Arizona, where she was the Doctor of Nursing Practice program director for five specialties and two practice specialties (Informatics and Executive Healthcare Systems Leadership). Her nursing career spans more than 30 years as a registered nurse and over 20 years as a psychiatric–mental health clinical nurse specialist/nurse practitioner working with vulnerable populations. Love has provided leadership to national groups working with competencies, curriculum, and scope and standards setting for the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. She is past-president of the International Society of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing and currently serves as a member-at-large on the board of the National Organization for Nurse Practitioner Faculty. She was inducted as a fellow into the Nursing Academy in the National Academies of Practice in 2014 and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners in 2015. She had three Health Resources and Services Administration grants at the University of Arizona, supporting psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner student education in rural and medically underserved integrative sites, psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner student education in opioid and substance abuse treatment, and education and certification of sexual abuse nurse examiners. Love earned her BSN from Valdosta State University in 1985; her MSN in 1998 and DNP in 2010, both from Vanderbilt University; and her PhD from the University of Arizona in 2015.