Khadish O. Franklin

Managing Director and Team Lead, Research Advisory Services


Khadish O. Franklin is a managing director and team lead for EAB’s Research Advisory Services, as well as a subject matter expert on institutional strategy, student success, enrollment, and diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice (DEIJ). The team houses EAB’s experts in academic strategy, business affairs, fundraising, alumni affairs, community college leadership, student affairs, information technology, strategic enrollment management, financial aid optimization, professional and adult education program innovation, and university marketing. It is also responsible for driving value for EAB’s partner institutions through consensus building, decision support, and guidance on the implementation of best practices. Franklin earned his M.S. in higher education from Florida State University and a B.A. in communications from the University of Arkansas.