Kentucky: Council on Postsecondary Education

Kentucky Virtual University CEO resigns

Release Date: August 28, 2003
Contact: Sue Patrick
Phone: (502) 573-1555

(Frankfort, Ky) Daniel A. Rabuzzi, the chief executive officer of the Kentucky Virtual University and Vice President for Outreach for the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education, has announced his resignation effective Sept. 15. Rabuzzi, a native of New York, will become the CEO of the Leader to Leader Institute, formerly the Peter Drucker Foundation, headquartered in New York City.

Council President Tom Layzell appointed Norma Northern to serve as interim CEO of the virtual university. Northern is currently the chief operating officer and has been on the Council staff for 6 years. Previously, she held positions at the University of Kentucky and Morehead State University.

Kentucky Virtual University posted a record enrollment this past spring with over 14,000 students. The KYVU, a unit of the Council, is located online at The Council coordinates change and improvement in Kentucky’s colleges and universities.


Last Updated 8/3/2005