Fred Logan elected to chair Kansas Board of Regents

Prairie Village attorney Fred Logan has been elected chair of the Kansas Board of Regents.

Logan, who lives in Leawood, is a partner in the firm Logan Logan & Watson. He was appointed to the Board of Regents in 2011 by Governor Sam

Fred Logan

Brownback. Logan has been involved in several Johnson County and metro Kansas City community organizations, including serving on the board of Johnson County Community College.

“Higher education is critical to the future of Kansas,” Logan said. “Our state will grow only if it has first-rate universities, community colleges and technical colleges.”

The Board of Regents is the governing body for the state universities. Logan will begin his one-year term as chair in July.