Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences



Herendeen, Casey

Peter T. Lessing

Academic and Student Affairs Coordinator
Phone: 260-470-4078

Pete Lessing joined the pharmacy program staff in September 2018 and currently serves as the Academic and Student Affairs Coordinator. His role provides support to the program’s academic and student success as well as facilitating pharmacy programs course registration.


Prior to working at Manchester University, Pete worked at the University of Saint Francis and Pepperdine University.  He has more than five years of experience working in higher education and has coordinated educational programs in Switzerland, South Africa, and Afghanistan. Pete earned his undergraduate degree in Psychology from Purdue University and a Master of Art in Higher Education and Student Development from Taylor University.


Pete has a passion for community service, international humanitarian aid, and cross-cultural engagement. He and his wife have lived and travelled to over 20 countries.