Peacock elected to ACE board
Appalachian State University Chancellor Kenneth E. Peacock has
been elected to a three-year term on the 38-member American Council on Education’s board of
His term will end in March 2014.
Founded in 1918, the American Council on Education is the only higher education organization that represents presidents and chancellors of all types of U.S. accredited, degree-granting institutions: community colleges and four-year institutions, private and public universities and nonprofit and for-profit colleges.
ACE represents the interests of more than 1,600 campus executives, as well as 200 leaders of higher education-related associations and organizations. Together, ACE member institutions serve 80 percent of today’s college students.
In its role as the major coordinating body for the nation’s higher education institutions, ACE provides leadership on key higher education issues and influences public policy through advocacy, research and program initiatives.