Ben Herron serves as Academic Success Coach and Honors Program Coordinator for the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park, KS. He has a decade of experience in higher education in the realm of student services and admissions, with his professional work mostly focused on the support of adult learners and transfer students. Ben plans to use his Ed.D. to make a greater impact on the higher ed experience of these populations, with a particular emphasis on the role of community colleges. He has a BA in Political Science from The University of Kansas and an MA in Higher Education Administration and Urban Leadership from the University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Hometown: San Antonio, TX