Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, Academic Administration
Dr. Coy-Ogan serves as Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost at Husson University. Prior to this appointment, she was the Dean of the School of Education at Husson for five years.
Before joining Husson University, Dr. Coy-Ogan spent twelve years as a school administrator. In 2002, she was honored as Maine's National Distinguished Principal. Dr. Coy-Ogan holds degrees from Boston University, Johns Hopkins University and Liberty University in Elementary Education, Special Education, School Counseling and Educational Leadership. She has served as the facilitator for the Great Beginnings Induction Series for New School Administrators through the Maine Principal's Association for eleven years. Dr. Coy-Ogan has served on numerous state task forces for issues such as the Learning Results, Principal Induction, and Highly Qualified Teachers. Additionally, she has chaired numerous program review teams for the Maine Department of Education and served on accreditation teams for NEASC. Involvement in classroom research during her teaching career strongly influences her objective, data-driven approach to selecting best practices and facilitating group problem-solving. Her passion for educational excellence and commitment to student success are balanced by the enjoyment she finds in spending time with her husband and two daughters.