Kevin Gilligan

  • Capella University

Kevin Gilligan is CEO of Capella Education Company, a position he has held since 2009; he was named chairman of Capella’s board in 2010. Since then, Capella has twice been recognized by Forbes as one of the “100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America”.  From 2004 to 2009, Kevin was CEO of United Subcontractors, Inc., a nationwide construction services company. From 2001 to 2004, he served as president and CEO of the Automation and Control Solutions Group of Honeywell International, and prior to that he was president of the Home and Building Control Division of Honeywell. Kevin earned his B.A. in political science from Boston College.