Vandy Names New General Counsel

Vanderbilt University has named Audrey Anderson as its general counsel, the Nashville Post reports. Formerly deputy general counsel of the Department of Homeland Security, Anderson will replace David Williams who served as the university’s general counsel since 2000 before becoming the permanent athletics director in mid 2012. Anderson earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Northwestern and her law degree from the University of Michigan. “I am deeply honored to have this opportunity to serve Vanderbilt and am excited to join the leadership team that is working on so many important initiatives,” she said.