Ken Harmon


Dr. Ken Harmon is a professor in the School of Accountancy at Kennesaw State University. Prior to this appointment, he served as the university’s interim president, provost, and dean of the Coles College of Business. Harmon also has served on the faculty of seven business schools across the United States and has held administrative appointments at five of those institutions. He was an auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers, was president of his own software company, and has served as a consultant to numerous companies and universities.

Ken’s passion is writing and delivering addresses, domestically and internationally, on the subject of happiness. He explores the research about what makes us happy and relates that research to everyday life and especially the workplace. He uses this information in his work as a leadership coach and culture consultant.

Ken has been a member of governing or advisory boards for The Cobb Community Foundation, Horizons Atlanta, Town Center Community Alliance, KSU CARE Center, Cobb Superior Court’s Accountability Court, Cobb DUI Court, Marietta Country Club, and Alliance University in Bangalore, India.