Ottawa University President Kevin C. Eichner was recently featured in the Summer 2012 issue of Education Executive
magazine. University vendors Blackboard, Inc. and Husch Blackwell partnered with OU by advertising alongside the article in the special issue of the magazine, which focused on affordability in higher education. Click on the link below to read the rest of the story.
- by Russ Gager
Read the article here.
Given the current challenges in higher education, a background in business and finance is what many university presidents need. So when longtime Ottawa University board member and alumnus Kevin Eichner was asked by the board of trustees in 2008 to consider becoming the Kansas university’s president, his background with his own banking and wealth management company and as a Harvard MBA graduation were key to his selection.