Franklin University Appoints Executive Director
For Immediate Release: July 30, 2013
Contact Sherry Mercurio, Director of Public Relations
Jennifer Day-Haeger, Executive Director of the Center for Continuing Education
Columbus, OH —
Franklin University, one of the leading educators of working adults, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jennifer Day-Haeger as the Executive Director of its Center for Continuing Education (CCE). Jennifer’s experience in client development and relationship management will continue the University’s long-standing commitment to providing high quality, relevant education enabling the broadest possible community of learners to achieve their goals.
The University’s Center for Continuing Education provides non-credit training options designed to meet the needs of business, government, and not-for-profit institutions locally, regionally and nationally. As Executive Director, Jennifer will have responsibility for partner relations and satisfaction, strategy development and oversight of operations including content development and implementation in support of customer needs.
With more than a decade of progressive leadership and a track record of delivering exceptional results, combined with her academic and industry experience, most recently as the President and CEO of the Autry Center in Cincinnati, Jennifer is uniquely qualified to lead Franklin University’s non-credit efforts into the future. Jennifer earned an MBA from Franklin University, a B.S. in Molecular Genetics and a M.M. in Music Performance from The Ohio State University, as well as a B.M. in Music Performance from Baldwin-Wallace College.
Founded in 1902, Franklin University is one of the leading and most experienced educators of adult students. Annually, nearly 10,000 students attend Franklin, through its Main Campus in downtown Columbus, Ohio, three Central Ohio locations and in Beavercreek, as well as at co-locations across Ohio, Indiana, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, in addition to online. Franklin offers more than 40 undergraduate and graduate programs (including the new Certificate in Criminal Justice and Logistics Management major) and graduates more than 1,500 students annually. The University’s MBA program is offered internationally through agreements with institutions in Europe and the Middle East. Further information regarding Franklin University can be found at www.franklin.edu.
Franklin University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC), the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).