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Fran Hendricks was named the 19th president of Mansfield University on October 25, 2012. Hendricks served more than 33 years in the U.S. Air Force, retiring at the rank of brigadier general, before returning to his alma mater. A 1979 Mansfield graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice Administration and Political Science, Hendricks earned a Master of Science degree in Systems Management from the University of Southern California and a Master of Science degree in Strategic Studies from the Air War College during his military service.
Hendricks’ personal philosophy is capsulized with the phrase he includes when sending out correspondence; “H2S…Here to Serve.”