Kim Abels

Administrative Assistant

Office Location

Innovation, Science, and Technology Building, 4700 Research Way, Lakeland, FL 33805



Associate’s Degree in Business, Lynn University (formerly the College of Boca Raton)



Kim Abels works directly with the president and his staff to ensure seamless operation of the Office of the President. As an administrative assistant, she manages all travel arrangements for the president, as well as processes all purchases within the department. She also assists in the planning and implementation of the Presidential Ambassador program.

Abels joined Florida Polytechnic University in May of 2014 and previously served as the receptionist at the Innovation, Science, and Technology (IST) building and as the administrative assistant for the marketing and communication department.