Kennesaw State names assistant vice president for campus services
Lesley Netter-Snowden brings leadership to vital student services role
KENNESAW, Ga. (Aug 29, 2019) — Kennesaw State University has named Lesley Netter-Snowden as assistant vice president for campus services, effective immediately.
Netter-Snowden has served as interim assistant vice president for campus services since March 2019. She also serves as KSU’s chief institutional auditor, a position she has held since May 2017.
Reporting to Tricia Chastain, vice president for administration, Netter-Snowden is responsible for providing leadership to several student- and customer-focused areas, including the bookstore, card services, dining services, parking and transportation, the print shop, the mailroom, housing and residence life.
“Since stepping into the role as interim assistant vice president, Lesley has done an outstanding job leading Campus Services,” said Chastain. “She is a talented leader who is passionate about putting students first and providing high quality customer service. I look forward to working with her as we continue to enhance our services to better meet the needs of our students.”
As Kennesaw State’s Chief Institutional Auditor, Netter-Snowden led the team responsible for evaluating and improving the effectiveness of the University’s risk management, control and governance processes.
“After serving as chief auditor over the previous two years, I am grateful and excited for the opportunity to join Campus Services and have a direct impact on student success and enhancing the on-campus experience for our students,” Netter-Snowden said.
Prior to Kennesaw State, Netter-Snowden spent nearly 13 years in Atlanta with Ernst & Young LLP (EY), one of the world’s largest professional services firms. She was a senior manager with EY’s Professional Practice Group for close to five years after beginning her career in accounting as a staff auditor with the Assurance team. She worked primarily with nonprofit, government and public-sector clients.
Netter-Snowden is a certified public accountant in Georgia and a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors. She received a Bachelor of Science in business administration and a Master of Accountancy from Auburn University.
A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 38,000 students. With 13 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.