Burns Assumes New Position at OBU

Oklahoma Baptist University recently named Michael Burns as director of residential life and student development.

For the past three years Burns served as the director of men's housing. In his new role, he will manage campus housing, including assignments and community building. Burns will oversee various student activities, and coordinate program, organizational and leadership development.

Burn's earned his bachelor's degree from OBU. He currently is pursuing a master's degree in higher education administration from the University of Oklahoma.

"I am really excited about where campus activities and residence life are going to head," Burns said.

Burns and his wife, Jessica, reside in Shawnee. Jessica also works at OBU as the secretary to the dean of students.