FIRST FEMALE PROVOST NAMED
Baylor President Ken Starr named Elizabeth Davis executive vice president and provost this week. She is the first woman to hold the position in the Baptist institution’s 165-year history.
Davis, a professor of accounting at Baylor, has been interim provost for the past two years.The provost is the university’s chief academic officer.
Starr named Dennis Prescott vice president and special adviser to the president for advancement, and he appointed Kathy Wills Wright senior vice president for strategic initiatives and partnerships.