Director of Assessment and Accreditation
Rena Keath brings over 18 years of higher education experience to the Gatton College Office of College Effectiveness. In her current role, she oversees all data collection and reporting related to the College’s accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). She also manages data requests related to the day to day operations of the college, student learning outcomes assessment, strategic planning, and requests for Gatton data for reporting to the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education (CPE), the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS-COC) and national and international ranking organizations for Schools of Business.
Prior to her appointment at Gatton, Rena served in administrative roles at Bluegrass Community and Technical College, the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Bowling Green State University and Eastern Kentucky University. Rena earned a B.S. degree in Physics from Eastern Kentucky University and an M.S. degree in College Student Development and Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from Bowling Green State University.