Dr. Roach Named Summit University President
By West Kentucky Star Staff
MAYFIELD, KY - In their summer meeting, the Board of Directors for Summit Christian University elected Dr. D. Keith Roach as president with a unanimous vote.

Roach brings 26 years of experience in education as a faculty member and administrator. 

Dr. Roach is one of the college’s founders and had been serving as Provost since the college’s inception. A native of Knoxville, TN, he has lived in Mayfield for 20 years where he taught at Mid-Continent University, serving as an Associate Vice President for Administration and Chair of the Behavioral Studies Department.  

One of the Board members, Dr. Brad Henson said, “Dr. Roach is our only choice to lead Summit Christian University. His enthusiasm and commitment to bring Christian education to our region is unprecedented. We have made the right choice.”

In a press release, he said, “It is an honor and privilege to serve this community and offer a Christian alternative to higher education. We have great schools in this region, and now we have a choice for students seeking a Christian world view.”  

Summit Christian University in Mayfield is taking applications for nontraditional students.

Published 01:43 PM, Tuesday Jun. 13, 2017
Updated 09:59 PM, Wednesday Jun. 14, 2017

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