James Barrett named registrar

James BarrettA professional who has worked in leadership positions at educational institutions for nearly 20 years has been named the registrar at UW-Eau Claire.

James Barrett began his new duties in January, replacing Sue Moore, who had recently retired from UW-Eau Claire.

Barrett came to UW-Eau Claire from Fayetteville Technical Community College in North Carolina, where he was the associate vice president for student services. Prior to taking the position in North Carolina, he served as director of enrollment management at the Mid-State Technical College in Wisconsin Rapids for six years.