Kenneth Cummings, a 2005 graduate of Black Hills State University, has been named senior security officer at BHSU.

Cummings graduated from BHSU in May 2005 with his bachelor of science degree in human services with an emphasis in both law enforcement and probation and community service and a minor in political science.

Cummings has worked as a direct care residential worker at Canyon Hills Center in Spearfish, as a juvenile correctional officer in Pennington County, and as a case manager for adults Behavioral Management Systems in Spearfish.