USIU’s revolving door: VC Ensign exits citing personal medical challenges
In a bittersweet announcement, the United States International University – Africa (USIU-Africa) community bid farewell to Vice Chancellor Margee Ensign after her year-long tenure.
The departure was attributed to personal medical challenges with doctors advising her, she cannot live and work in the region.
During her impactful time at the institution, Ensign exhibited unwavering dedication, passion, and vision. Her legacy is marked by remarkable achievements, including a notable enrollment increase of 562 new students compared to the previous year.
This was driven by her leadership in Open Day initiatives, school visits, international recruitment efforts, and enhanced marketing strategies.
Further accomplishments under her leadership encompassed a rejuvenated 2022-2026 Strategic Plan, an adeptly implemented organizational restructure, and advocacy for various scholarship programs, e-learning initiatives, and community outreach.
Ensign succeeded Freida Brown who had been holding fort as the executive leader at the University.
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