Western Kentucky University names new Vice President

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.- Western Kentucky University has named a new Vice President.

Susan Howarth has been appointed Executive Vice President for Strategy, Operations and Finance.

Howarth, who is the Director of Decision Support at the University of Louisville, will begin her new duties at Western Kentucky University on June 17. She will replace, Ann Mead, who is retiring after 25 years of service.

In her new position, Howarth will manage all aspects of the university’s operating budget.