Senior Vice President for University Advancement
MBA - Baker University
BA - Southwestern College
Paul Bean returned to Ottawa University January of 2009. He had previously been the Vice President of University Advancement at his alma mater, Southwestern College in Winfield, KS. Mr. Bean worked in the advancement office of Ottawa University from 1994 – 1999.
Mr. Bean is a 1985 graduate of Southwestern College, where he earned a BA in International Business. He later earned an MBA from Baker University (Baldwin City, Kansas). He led the largest campaign in Southwestern’s history before returning to Ottawa where he led the largest campaign in OU’s history. The Advancing the Vision Campaign at Ottawa University was completed in 2015 and raised over $24 million.