MANATEE – Karen Holbrook, a senior adviser to College of South Florida System President Judy Genshaft, on Thursday was named the brand new regional chancellor of the College of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee.
Holbrook replaces Terry Osborn who served as interim regional chancellor for roughly 9 months. Holbrook most lately served as government vice chairman at USFSM.
Holbrook was launched as the brand new regional chancellor through the USF Board of Trustees assembly Thursday. She is going to start her new place on Jan. 2, 2018.
“I really feel extraordinarily lucky to have the chance to take this establishment ahead,” Holbrook stated in a information launch. “Our highest precedence is scholar success and I feel we now have distinctive and distinctive alternatives for our college students to achieve success right here. We offer personalised consideration, which helps our college students meet their educational and professional objectives.”
Previous to this place, Holbrook served because the interim president at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical College.
Earlier than her place at Embry-Riddle, Holbrook was on the College of South Florida the place she was senior vice chairman for analysis and innovation, then senior vice chairman for international affairs and worldwide analysis. Earlier than coming to USF, Holbrook served as president of The Ohio State College from 2002-2007.