A New Vice President Joins Saint Leo University's Innovative Team

June 15, 2010

Saint Leo University is pleased to announce the appointment of Kathryn McFarland as the university’s new vice president of enrollment and online programs. She will oversee the university’s recruitment and admissions functions along with online operations and student financial services.

The university currently enrolls 15,000 students.

She comes to Saint Leo from Kaplan University, where she served as vice president of student affairs. In this position, McFarland led Kaplan’s admissions and advising functions, which include academic advising, career resources, alumni relations, disability services, and student life.

Prior to her role as Kaplan’s vice president of student affairs, McFarland served as the school’s vice president of academic advising and admissions from 2005 to 2008, and as its executive director of admissions from 2004 to 2005.

Kathryn McFarland earned a baccalaureate degree in English from the University of Minnesota and a master’s in writing from Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, New York.