2010 Annual Meeting Highlights

The 2010 ACICS Leadership Conference and Annual Meeting was attended by 200 school representatives and leaders. Participants assembled in Las Vegas June 7th through 9th to share ideas and gather the latest information relevant to career colleges.




Keynote Address

Dr. Paul Shiffman

National Goals for Degree Completion and Regulatory Barriers to Innovative Learning Enterprises: An Inverse Relationship
Paul H. Shiffman, Ed.D., Assistant Vice President for Strategic and Governmental Relations, Excelsior College
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Business Meeting

ACICS Leadership Presentations
Chair’s Report, Matthew A. Johnston, ACICS Chair of the Board and President, Santa Barbara Business College
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Treasurer’s Report, John Kushner, ACICS Treasurer and Retired Vice President for Academic Aff airs Detroit College of Business
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Executive Director’s Report, Albert Gray, Ph.D., ACICS Executive Director
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Strategic Communications Report, Anthony Bieda, ACICS Director of External Affairs
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Discussion Forums

Cohort Default Rate Best Practices
John Pierson, Delinquency and Default Prevention, FSA/Direct Loan Servicing Division, US Department of Education
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Tom Wickenden, ACICS Deputy Executive Director
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Award Winners



Meeting Slideshow


Meeting Program


Download the Annual Meeting program (PDF)