Roger Kugler, former dean of enrollment at Ottawa University, has accepted the position of director of university music programs. Kugler has served as dean and professor of music at Virginia Commonwealth University, Baker University, Middle Tennessee State University and Central Methodist University. In his new position, Kugler will develop a comprehensive business plan for the music department by working with Steve McDonald, orchestra director, and Jeff Anderson, concert choir director. He will also focus on recruiting students to music programs, teach various music courses, and organize and direct new music ensembles.
Ottawa University also announces June Unrein has accepted the position of dean of admissions, effective immediately. Unrein comes to the university from Colorado Springs, Colo. She previously worked for DeVry University and the University of Phoenix and has experience in college recruitment.