Author Profile

Rene Eborn | Special Assistant to the Vice President for Strategic Initatives and USU Online, Utah State University

Current Position and Past Experience
Rene Eborn has over two decades of higher education and technology experience and is passionate about education. She is experienced in building sustainable, innovative process and culture by aligning university business goals and technology investments to lead cultural change and transformation within higher education. She has worked at innovative universities to help promote change such as Western Govenors University, Southern New Hampshire University, and currently has come full circle returning to her roots the Strategic Assistant to the Vice President of USU Online & Strategic Initiatives at Utah’s prestige land-grant institution Utah State University where she began her career.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Eborn completed her bachelor degree in Liberal Arts and Social Sciences at Utah State Univeristy and has her advanced degree in Post Secondary Education with an emphasis in Adult Learning and Technology, an advanced certification from Harvard Program on Negotiation and Leadership, and recently finished an executive certification from MIT in Digital Transformation.

Personal Details and Community Involvement
Rene is an avid reader and in her free time she enjoys hiking, Nordic and downhill skiing, as well as you can often find her spending time with her children and grandchildren.

You can connect with Rene on LinkedIn