Creation of this new Board of Trustees is a critical milestone for NGS and demonstrates the institution’s commitment to setting the standard in higher education institutional governance.
Falmouth, Mass. (PRWEB) August 18, 2014
The National Graduate School of Quality Management (NGS) is proud to introduce its new Board of Trustees. NGS is now under the governance of a new Board of Trustees whose members represent some of the best and brightest in higher education, business, finance, military leadership, and non-profit operations.
The introduction of a new Board of Trustees to guide the strategic direction and innovation of the college is another step in NGS’ Transformation Initiative which was implemented to ensure that the school’s curricula, degree and certificate programs remain relevant to the success of today’s managers and leaders.
NGS President & CEO, R. Clinton Miner, Ph.D. said, “This is an exciting time for the NGS Community. Our new Board members have years of demonstrated leadership success in their respective fields. Creation of this new Board of Trustees is a critical milestone for NGS and demonstrates the institution’s commitment to setting the standard in higher education institutional governance.”
The new National Graduate School Board members are:
Chair: Dr. Robert V. Antonucci, Ed.D., President of Fitchburg State University
Vice-Chair: Mark J. Lowenstein, Esq., Chair, SCORE Cape Cod; Non-profit consultant, ESC of New England; Former Associate Professor of Business, College of St. Joseph, VT
Treasurer: Dana Ashworth, Jr., Executive Consultant
Member: Dr. Jerome (Jerry) Weber, Ph.D., Regents’ Professor Emeritus, University of Oklahoma
Member: Brian J. Carroll, JD, Campus President, Vatterott College, Kansas City, MO; Former Chair of Medical Board
Member: Zeita Merchant, DBA, Commander, U.S. Coast Guard
The Board secretary is Maureen Reardon, a non-voting member.
NGS will be introducing and highlighting each Board member on its website, http://www.ngs.edu, over the next several weeks.
About the National Graduate School of Quality Management
The National Graduate School of Quality Management (NGS) is an accredited institution offering degrees in Quality Systems Management (QSM). NGS is a small non-traditional college which offers Bachelor’s Degree Completion Program, Master’s and Doctoral degree programs with a focus on QSM. The school’s goal is to foster adult learners’ development of the competencies that support their leadership and management success. NGS has distinguished itself through its applied learning methodology catering to working adults in both the public and private sectors. NGS programs are delivered in a highly interactive format by faculty practitioners who combine real-world experience with academic excellence. Students benefit from small, interactive classes and collaborative, project-based learning.
NGS is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC), through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. Inquiries regarding NGS’s accreditation status should be directed to the administrative staff of the institution. Individuals may also contact: Commission on Institutions of Higher Education, New England Association of Schools and Colleges, 3 Burlington Woods Drive, Suite 100, Burlington, MA 01803. Phone: 781-425-7700 E-Mail: cihe(at)neasc(dot)org. Certified to operate in Virginia by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV), 101 N. 14th St., 10th Floor, James Monroe Building, Richmond, VA 23219. Phone: 804- 225-2600.
To apply or for more information about the National Graduate School, please visit http://www.ngs.edu, write to 186 Jones Road, Falmouth, MA 02540, or call 1-800-838-2580.