Dr. Russell Keen, (EdD, 2019), an administrator with more than 20 years’ experience in higher education, has been named executive vice president for administration and chief of staff to Augusta University President Brooks A. Keel.
President Keel report that “as part of his ongoing work, Russell will have the overall responsibility of coordinating activities between all the executive vice presidents and shared services leaders, ensuring the development and implementation of enterprise-wide strategic directives, and supporting and maintaining the combined academic, research and clinical missions of the integrated academic health system. As part of that body of work, his duties also reside with the health system, including Augusta University Medical Center, Augusta University Medical Associates and other clinical and university entities."
Additionally, “Dr. Keen will collaborate with executive vice presidents, vice presidents, deans and other leadership team members as we fulfill Augusta University’s mission as the state’s sole public academic medical center and work toward continued growth as a center of research excellence,” said Keel.