Frank Fecser

Two-time alumnus Frank Fecser earned bachelor's and master’s degrees in education in 1973 and 1977. He also holds a Ph.D. from Kent State University.

He recently retired after 40 years with the Positive Education Program (PEP), a multi-service, special education and mental health program serving children, youth and families throughout Greater Cleveland. He served as chief executive officer for the past 20 years.

Dr. Fecser co-founded the Life Space Crisis Intervention Institute and developed its certification training program.

The Cleveland resident has authored or co-authored books, articles and monographs on positive approaches to working with troubled and troubling children and youth.