Jenae Kirkwood has been appointed as director of business recruitment for Graduate & Adult Studies business programs at William Woods University. She has been a recruitment representative for WWU business programs since August 2004.
A graduate of Eastern Kentucky University with a bachelor of arts in speech communication, she earned a master of arts in organizational communication from Washington State University.
She serves as co-chair of the higher education subcommittee for the Columbia Chamber of Commerce. Before coming to WWU, she worked at Lexmark International, Washington State University and the Columbia Daily Tribune.
“Jenae has an exceptional track record as an enrollment representative, as well as a reputation for academic excellence and integrity,” said Sean Siebert, dean of Graduate & Adult Studies enrollment services.
“She is thoughtful, analytical and a results-oriented leader who will help us build on William Woods University’s tremendous success in recent years.”
Siebert added, “I look forward to working with Jenae and all university staff as we continue to develop and implement initiatives that generate increased opportunities for the attainment of graduate and undergraduate degrees for the working adult. This is the opportunity to move strategically forward in inviting talented students into our exceptional learning environment.”