THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — Kevin Breaux has been named to direct the executive master of business administration program at Nicholls State University.

The program is administered through the university's College of Business Administration and was set up in 2007.

Breaux, an associate professor of accounting, has been associated with the program since its founding. He succeeds Luke Cashen as lead faculty member.

Breaux began teaching accounting at Nicholls State in 2003 and is a certified public accountant.