Jun 16, 2024  
ACE Catalog - Volume 40 
ACE Catalog - Volume 40 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Leadership and Administration

Board of Trustees

Dr. Jeri Nowakowski, Board Chair, President Emeritus, American College of Education
Mr. Bill Barke, Former President, Allyn and Bacon Publisher
Mr. Dennis Cariello, Attorney, Hogan Marren Babbo & Rose
Mr. Thomas Evans, Founder and Managing Partner of Skyline Merchant Partners, LLC
Ms. Deborah Nugent, Former Chief Financial Officer, Best Merchant Partners
Ms. Nimisha Savani, Founder and CEO, N-Vision Strategies
Dr. Rod Paige, Former Secretary of Education, U.S. Department of Education

College Administration

Executive Leadership Team
Geordie Hyland, M.B.A., President, Chief Executive Officer
Bryce Peterson, M.I.S, CPA, Chief Financial Officer 
Monica Carson, M.Ed., Chief Growth Officer
KK Byland, PHR, M.S., Chief Human Resource Officer
William Liu, M.B.A., Chief Marketing Officer

Office of Academic Affairs

Adam Fullerton, Ph.D., Dissertation Coordinator
Amanda Jandris, Ph.D., Chair, Doctoral Programs
Audra Pickett, Ed.D., Curriculum Revisions Manager, Continuous Improvement
Bette Bogdan, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Nursing
Byron Barton, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Healthcare 
Catherine McKay, Ed.D., Chair, Department of Professional Educational Studies
Courtney Shelton, M.M., Alumni Engagement Officer
Crystal Neumann, D.B.A., Assistant Provost, Business Professions 
Debra Cannon, M.Ed., Curriculum Support & QA Specialist
Gail (Shanita) Claybrooks, Ed.D., Dissertation Coordinator
Jason Cohen, Ed.D., Chair, Department of Leadership and Administration
Jill Delcambre, M.Ed., Senior Director, Curriculum Production
Imani Akin, Ed.D., Research and Dissertation Coach
Katrina Landa, Ed.D., Teaching and Learning Coordinator
Lana Sloan, Ed.D., Assistant Provost, Curriculum Production Services
Laura Lundquist, Ed.D., Assessment and Accreditation Specialist
Luster Fowler, Ph.D., Assistant Provost, Healthcare Professions
Marc Aguilera, Ed.D., Chair, Department of Business Professions
Marsha Moore, Ph.D., MAT/T2T Program Coordinator
Melissa Ortega, Ph.D., Dissertation Coordinator
Rebecca Wiehe, Ph.D., Curriculum Revisions Manager
Sandra Quiatkowski, Ph.D., M.L.S., Director, ACE Library
Scott Bailey, Ed.D., Assistant Provost, Education Professions
Tiffany Hamlett, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Teaching and Learning
Traci Coomer, Ph.D., Product Owner, Academic Forms


Jill Algate, B.A., Executive Assistant, Office Manager, and HR Liaison
Natalie Pelham, Ed.D., Assistant Vice President, Human Resources


Bryce Peterson, M.I.S, CPA, Chief Financial Officer 
Mary Martinez, AR/AP Manager
Lindsay May, Senior Finance and Accounting Specialist
Nicole Scarsella, Director of Finance
Saba Zenaw, Senior GL Accountant

Information Technology

Swapnal Shah, M.S., Vice President, Technology
Mike Lawrence, Senior Manager, Infrastructure and Security

Office of Marketing, Field and Enrollment Operations

William Liu, M.B.A., Chief Marketing Officer
Monica Carson, M.Ed., Chief Growth Officer
Tony Miller, M.S., Vice President, Field Operations and Partnerships
Nicky Wiley, B.S., Assistant Vice President, Enrollment Operations

Regulatory Affairs and Compliance

Tom Brouwer, B.A., Director, Regulatory Affairs and Compliance

Office of Student Affairs

Anissa Anderson, B.A., Director, Student Services
David Gaston, B.A., Registrar
Jeannie Taylor, M.Ed., Director, Admissions