Andrew Morse, Ph.D., is Assistant to the President for Board and Governmental Relations at the University of Northern Iowa. In that role, he oversees the Office of Governmental Relations, directs the university's federal policy initiatives and outreach activities, and manages communications with and reporting to the Iowa Board of Regents. Prior to UNI, Dr. Morse was Consultant and Project Director at Keeling & Associates, a higher education consulting firm, where he led strategic planning. operational effectiveness, and student success-focused projects for public and private non-profit colleges and universities across the United States and Canada. Morse previously directed the federal policy research and advocacy efforts of NASPA, a national higher education association based in Washington, DC, focusing on civil rights, labor and employment law, the First Amendment, and myriad issues affecting U.S. higher education. Dr. Morse holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from UNI and Master's and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Higher Education Administration from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.