Kenn Gaither

Kenn Gaither became dean of the Elon University School of Communications on Thursday.

ELON — The new dean of Elon University’s School of Communications is a familiar face on campus.

Kenn Gaither has served Elon for over 19 years in the School of Communications, including 10 years as associate dean, and since June 2022 he held the position of interim dean.