Barbara Keener, Ed.D.
Dr. Barbara Keener is a highly engaged practitioner with over 30 years of experience working with institutions to apply the best of research-based initiatives. Her research and service extend across institutions, associations, and roles throughout the higher education sector. Her assignments include positions with academic and student affairs, resource development, community college relations, enrollment management, and non-profit leadership. Barb’s colleagues often described her as a highly versatile higher education professional known for creative problem-solving and highly developed communication skills. She has appointments to graduate faculty status, accreditation teams, boards of trustees, and numerous national higher education professional associations. Dr. Keener also provides an enriched link to qualitative research and current postsecondary policies and trends.