Chereall DeBoest

Administrative Assistant/Office Manager

Joined the IBRI in October 2015

Chereall DeBoest

Chereall DeBoest is an experienced administrative assistant and office manager.  Before coming to the Indiana Biosciences Research Institute, she most recently worked at the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis School of Public and Environmental Affairs. She served in the dean’s office for graduate services. She helped coordinate major events including the annual graduation dinner and commencement ceremonies. 

DeBoest previously worked for Riley Children’s Hospital supporting the Children’s Clinical Research Center and the Translational Research and Integrative Biology Lab. In that role she also helped manage the Morris Green Physicians Research Fellows and internships.

A graduate of Ben Davis High School. She holds a medical billing and coding certificate, and is a certified phlebotomist. She enjoys spending time with her three granddaughters, cooking and reading urban fiction.

Areas of Expertise

  • Event planning
  • Office management


  • Bachelor of Arts (Business Administration), Indiana State University, 1992