Look who got his gig in the Trump administration!
It’s none other the former Chancellor of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, Frank Brogan. Go, Frank, Go! He just keeps on failing upward. Announced today by the U.S. Department of Education:
Frank Brogan: Delegated the authority to perform the functions and duties of Assistant Secretary of Postsecondary Education
Frank Brogan, the former Chancellor of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, has been delegated the duties of Assistant Secretary of Postsecondary Education (OPE) where he will supervise Higher Education Programs, the Office of International and Foreign Language Education and the Office of Policy, Planning and Innovation. He will continue to also serve as the Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of OPEPD overseeing the Department’s planning, evaluation, policy development, and budget activities. Frank Brogan has also served as Chancellor of the State University System of Florida and President of Florida Atlantic University. He was also the 15th Lieutenant Governor of Florida. Brogan is a longtime educator who served eight years in statewide office.
Frank Brogan has been nominated by President Donald J. Trump to be Assistant Secretary for the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE). He is awaiting Senate confirmation.
I can’t wait for the confirmation hearings.