About SBA new Dean

Ken Colwell, a professor and dean of the School of Business at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Conn., will take the reins July 15 as dean of the UHV School of Business Administration

Colwell holds a doctoral degree in strategic management and entrepreneurship from the University of Oregon in Eugene, Ore., a Master of Business Administration in management from San Francisco State University, and a Bachelor of Science in biology from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec.

He has worked in different positions including as a financial analyst for Roy F. Weston Inc. and an account executive for Dean Witter Reynolds. He also worked at Charles Schwab & Co. Inc. in several positions, including registered representative, branch supervisor, manager, senior project manager and director.