Byron Howlett Jr. has been appointed acting associate vice president and dean of students.
Howlett has served at Cal Poly Pomona for nine years. He first worked in University Housing Services from 1995 to 2000. He then returned in 2010 to direct the Office of Student Life & Cultural Centers. Overall, he has more than 24 years of experience in higher education and has worked at six universities in Southern California.
Howlett takes the place of Rebecca Gutierrez Keeton, who was named acting vice president for student affairs this summer.