The University of the Virgin Islands has appointed Dr. Kendra L. Harris as the new dean of the School of Business and professor of marketing.

Dr. Harris brings with her more than 25 years of professional and higher education experience that include numerous awards. She received the 2019 Teaching Excellence Award for Alabama A&M University, the 2017 Ph.D. Project Service Recognition Award, the North Carolina Central University School of Business Undergraduate Students’ Choice Award “Teacher of the Year” in 2008 and 2009 and the National Doctoral Fellowship Recipient for the National Black MBA Association, among others.