Department of Economics

Kevin Slabaugh

  • Graduated: 1987
  • Field: Management/Entrepreneurship

Kevin Slabaugh, who graduated with a BA in Economics in 1987, is vice president of McKillican American Inc., Austin, Texas.   From 2000 to 2005 he was general manager for Hardwoods Specialty Products in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area.  In 2005 Hardwoods Specialty promoted him to vice-president and group manager in Seattle, Washington. 

In 2008 Kevin completed the Executive Development Program at the University of Washington.  Kevin moved on to Master Halco as distribution center manager in Austin, Texas in 2011.  After a year with Mastro Halco he accepted a position as vice president of McKillican American where he is currently working.  McKillican is a supplier of building materials.

“My experience in the Economics Department has been valuable in my career, particularly in business analysis and statistics,” Kevin stated in a recent email.  “I would also have to say the social skills learned at Chico have been equally valuable.”  (Last Updated 2/16/18)

Portrait of Kevin Slabaugh