ACAOM is pleased to announce that John M. Cooper, EdD has been selected as our new Associate Director. Dr Cooper earned his Ed.D. In 1995 from Harvard University and has a Master of Public Administration from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and his MA/BA from Wake Forest University.
He has extensive academic experience most recently as a Associate Professor, Management at the Wentworth Institute of Technology. He has been involved with the AOM profession for the last 17 years and has been an ACAOM site visitor/chair for the last 15 years. He has served on multiple non-profit boards including five years as Chair of an ACAOM accredited school and the last three years as a Public Member of ACAOM.
We are extremely excited to have someone with Dr. Cooper's experience and skills in accreditation, management and planning join the Commission staff. Dr. Cooper will begin his duties May 1, 2013.