Heather A Kenney

Dir Academic Support Svs

Brooks College of Health Administration • Brooks College of Health

Areas of Expertise


Doctorate, Educational Leadership (Ed.D), Cognate: Higher Education Administration, Fall 2012
University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL (ABD, Starting Summer 2009)

Master of Science in Health (MSH), Geriatric Management, Fall 2012
University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL

Master of Science (M.S.), Higher Education; Minor: Counseling, April 2002
Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, December 1999
West Chester University, West Chester, PA


Heather grew up in Media, Pennsylvania just 20 minutes south of Philadelphia.  She did her bachelors degree up north before heading to Florida in 1999.  Heather's background is in Student Affairs Administration and she works as the Director of Advising, Brooks College of Health at UNF

She lives in Jacksonville with her husband and two children.

Grants and Contracts Awarded

Transformation Learning Opportunity Grant (University of North Florida, 2012), $7,500
UNF Parents Association Grant (University of North Florida, 2012), $700

Publications & Presentations

Kenney, H & Betz-Cabrera, J. (2011). Academic Advising: Fostering Collaborations with Students Affairs.
National Association of Student Personnel Administrators.
Kenney, H & Austin, K (2006). Making Sure First Generation Students Don’t Finish Last!
National Academic Advising Association, Indianapolis, IN.
Kenney, H & Mogul, R (2004). Diversity Jeopardy. FRAS Conference, Florida Gulf Coast University

KenneyContact Information

Building 39, Room 2034

(904) 620-1287