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Randy Ott

Randy directs the umbrella unit (CASP) within WMU that includes serving veteran students, students without a declared major, and first-generation students, as well as providing academic services such as service learning, tutoring, and writing assistance. Randy’s career spans more than fifteen years in secondary education and higher education. His time in higher education include roles in residence life, student conduct, and his current role.

Randy holds a doctoral degree in educational leadership with an emphasis in higher education administration. His research interests include leadership, how students connect to the university, and how masculinity shapes student success.