Kenneth Franklin Kegley | e-Inside | April 11, 2016 | Kent State University

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Kenneth Franklin Kegley

Recreation Program Officer
Recreation and Wellness Department 
Kent State University at Stark

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Manage student employees; develop intramural sports program; and assist in all areas of fitness, sports and recreation

WORKED AT KENT STATE SINCE:

July 2015

EMPLOYMENT PRIOR TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

High school basketball referee, college basketball referee, and graduate assistant in Campus Recreation at Marshall University

LIKES MOST ABOUT KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

I love the people I work with and truly find a lot of great people working within the university. I also love the food in the area — many great restaurants.

ATTRACTION TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY AS AN EMPLOYER:

It offered me a great opportunity to work for a nationally known university, with potential to progress and succeed toward my career. It also placed me in a great location to referee men’s college basketball and allowed me to raise my family in a beautiful and safe area.

RESIDES IN:

Akron, Ohio

HOMETOWN:

Vanceburg, Kentucky

EDUCATION:

Master of Science, Sports Administration, Marshall University; Bachelor of Science, Sport Management, Shawnee State University

HOBBIES:

Fitness, athletics, officiating college basketball, playing golf, and spending time with my wife and 1-year-old son!