University Leadership | Kent State University

University Leadership

The president, along with the Kent State University Board of Trustees, oversees the functions of executive officers who manage the university’s divisions.

Office of the President

President Beverly Warren

BEVERLY WARREN, Ed.D., Ph.D.

President and Chief Executive Officer

The President of Kent State University is the CEO of an organization of more than 40,000 students, 5,900 faculty and staff, 234,000 alumni, and an operating budget exceeding $640 million.  The President is aided by a Cabinet comprised of Senior Vice Presidents, Vice Presidents and executives in charge of the university’s major divisions and operations.

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Board of Trustees meetingBoard of Trustees

The Board of Trustees of Kent State University is composed of 11 members who are appointed by the Governor of the State of Ohio, with the advice and consent of the State Senate. he Board of Trustees of Kent State University is composed of 11 members who are appointed by the Governor of the State of Ohio, with the advice and consent of the State Senate. 

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