College of Education and Human Development

Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development

OLPD Higher Education alumnus named new chancellor of UW-Parkside

Dr. Lynn D. Akey, an alumnus of the Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development's (OLPD) Higher Education PhD program and Vice President for Student Success, Analytics and Integrated Planning at Minnesota State University, Mankato, has been named the 7th Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin–Parkside.

“Lynn’s extensive experience in student success makes her a perfect fit for UW-Parkside,” said Jay Rothman, UW System President. “She deeply understands how strategic planning, enrollment management, and the student experience work together.”

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