Kenneth J. Vaughn

Ken Vaughn
  • B.S. Civil Engineering 1957, M.S. 1963
  • President, Larkin and Associates
  • Elected 2011

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Ken Vaughn's career has been a noteworthy combination of public service and private practice.  As principal and president of Larkin and Associates, a consulting engineering firm in Kansas City, was responsible for many high-profile public improvements, including an award-winning project that stabilized Kansas City’s Brush Creek following the tragic 1977 flood that devastated the Country Club Plaza. The KU School of Engineering awarded him the Distinguished Engineering Service Award in 2007.