Union County Means Business

Union County Means Business is excited to announce the Union County Means Business Networking Breakfast taking place Tuesday June 28th at Kean University’s Donald R. Conklin Conference Center.  This is a first in a series of UC Means Business events for 2022.  This event offers local businesses an opportunity to network with other business leaders and expand their customer base.  The keynote speaker is Kean University President Lamont Repollet, Ed.D.

Dr. Repollet is a trailblazing visionary educator who became Kean University’s first black president in May 2020. Prior to becoming President of Kean University, Dr. Repollet served as the NJ Commissioner of Education under Governor Phil Murphy.

Dr. Repollet has a host of earned honors and recognition from a number of organizations. Recently, he received the 2019 Medal of Excellence for Distinguished Service from The College of Education at Rowan University, the 2019 Trailblazer Award from the Innovation for Equity Summit and the 2019 Conclave Image Award from Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. He also was honored in 2018 as an Outstanding Human Rights Educator by Kean’s Human Rights Institute. In addition to his Kean University master’s degree, Repollet received his Bachelor of Arts in Communication from The College of New Jersey and a Doctorate in Education from Nova Southeastern University.*

*Kean University Website  

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