Ken is a highly experienced absence management expert with a wealth of knowledge in helping companies create and administer effective solutions. He has a proven track record of leadership experience and strategic insight, having served as the President of Matrix Absence Management, an industry-leading third-party absence management provider responsible for providing HR and claims administration services to companies of all sizes.
With extensive experience in aligning human capital needs with the mission, strategic aspirations, and workforce planning requirements of an organization, Ken is an accomplished C-level executive. He holds both an MBA and a Ph.D. in Instructional Management and Leadership Development from Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Ken's thesis explored the impact of mandated paid family leave on future employee benefit decisions made by American companies.
As a passionate educator, Ken also serves as a higher education adjunct instructor, facilitating courses in Human Resources, Leadership, and Sustainability. When he's not working or teaching, Ken is an avid traveler who loves to explore new cultures and cuisines. He's also a golf enthusiast and enjoys spending quality time with his miniature schnauzer, Alby, who is always by his side. With his wealth of experience and passion for excellence, Ken is a valuable asset to any organization looking to optimize their absence management solutions.