ATLANTA, GA (WALB) - Georgia's Attorney General, Sam Olens, has been named President of Kennesaw State University, by the Board of Regents.
Olens will assume his new position on November 1, 2016.
"I am honored to have the opportunity to serve as president of Kennesaw State University," said Olens.
Olens has served as the Attorney General for the State of Georgia since first elected in 2010 and re-elected in 2014.
Prior to serving as Attorney General, Olens was chairman of the Cobb County Board of Commissioners, serving from August 2002 through March 2010.