Kenneth W. Freeman

Kenneth W. Freeman, Chairman of the Board

Kenneth W. Freeman served as President Ad Interim of Boston University from August 2023 to June 2024, Dean Emeritus, Professor of the Practice at Boston University Questrom School of Business since 2018 and as the Allen Questrom Professor and Dean from 2010 to 2018. From September 2022 to July 2023, Mr. Freeman served as Vice President and Associate Provost of Boston University. In January 2022, he was named the Interim Vice President and Associate Provost for Online Learning Initiatives and was Interim Vice President for Human Resources at Boston University in 2020 and 2021. In 2005, Mr. Freeman joined KKR, a global alternative asset manager, engaging primarily with the healthcare and industrial teams. From 2010 through 2014, Mr. Freeman served as a senior advisor to KKR. Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Freeman was chairman and chief executive officer of Quest Diagnostics Incorporated from 1997 through 2004. In 1995 and 1996, Mr. Freeman was the president and chief executive officer of Corning Clinical Laboratories, the predecessor company to Quest Diagnostics Incorporated. Prior to that, he served in various general management and financial roles with Corning Incorporated. Mr. Freeman currently is a director of Production Resource Group, LLC and Lightcast. Mr. Freeman earned a B.S.B.A. from Bucknell University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.