Ben Kennedy

Founder and CEO

Core competencies

  • Academic portfolio and online strategy development
  • Financial and statistical modeling for universities
  • Enrollment and marketing strategy
  • Market research for universities
  • Budgeting models and revenue/cost sharing formulations


A.B. in Public Policy, Duke University
M.B.A., Duke University, The Fuqua School of Business

Prior Roles

Trustee, Duke University
Strategic Advisor, The University of South Carolina
Advisor, ReveLAtion group (Non-profit focused on economic development in Louisiana)
Director, Huron Education, Student Enrollment and Retention Services
Consultant, Bain & Company

Fun Facts

  • I’m an active cyclist and fundraiser for Bike MS
  • I speak French and make a mean jambalaya
  • We have three children – Sam, Evie, and Miles who keep my wife and I busy when we’re not working
  • I am an aspiring tri-athlete who doesn’t like swimming