Bowling Green State University named Rodney Rodgers as its new president at the university’s board of trustees meeting today.

Rogers is BGSU’s 12th president. He succeeds President Emeritus Mary Ellen Mazey.

Rogers was named BGSU’s interim president in December 2017 and assumed the role on Jan. 1. He served most recently as provost and senior vice president since 2012, and as dean of the BGSU College of Business for the prior six years.