Alumni & Parent Programs

Kevin L. Morris '95 M.B.A. '96

Hilton Ultimus Brown Alumni Achievement Award, 2007

Kevin MorrisKevin Morris was a very active Butler student. The Midge Rust and William J. Davey Business Scholar, was co-president of the Black Student Union. He was also a member of the football team, Phi Beta Sigma fraternity and the Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society. In 1994 and 1995, he was named one of Butler's Top 100 students. And, in 1993 and 1994 he was the recipient of the Black Student Union Male Student Athlete of the Year Award.

Not long after graduating from Butler with both a bachelor's and master's degree, Kevin attended The University of Chicago Law School. After receiving his degree in 2002, Kevin joined Kirkland & Ellis LLP. In this position, he advises private equity and large public company clients on the acquisition and divestiture of large multinational businesses.

While attending law school, Morris worked as a research assistant at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Prior to that, he was the chief budgeting/planning officer for Illinois State University's Student Affairs Division. He also worked as a pharmaceutical healthcare representative for Pfizer Inc.

Kevin has long supported Butler, both as a volunteer and donor. He is currently involved with the Black Alumni Association, and also serves as a member of the Butler Business Accelerator Advisory Panel. Over the years, Kevin has contributed to the University through the Butler Fund, the College of Business Administration fund and the College of Business Dean's Fund.

Kevin is married to Tonya Randolph Morris. They have one son, Christian.

Updated 2007