General Caslen is the Senior Counsel to the President and Interim Chief Financial Officer for the University of Central Florida. In his role as Senior Counsel, he is responsible for recommending and implementing changes in the university’s administration and finance operations. He graduated from Academy at West Point, where he also served as the 59th Superintendent. He earned his master’s degree in business from Long Island University as well as a Master of Science degree in industrial engineering from Kansas State University. General Caslen served for 43 years in the U.S. Army before retiring in 2018.