Meet Our New Commissioners!


 Dr. Lawrence Leak

Dr. Lawrence Leak of Maryland was appointed to serve as a public member of the Council. Dr. Leak has extensive experience in higher education as an administrator with the University of Maryland University College (retired), as well as faculty member in higher education and secondary education. He is on the board of St. Mary’s College of Maryland, and retains memberships in Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Beta Phi. Dr. Leak’s appointment is effective immediately.

 Linda Blair

Linda Blair was also appointed to serve as a public member of the Council. Linda Blair has worked at Spencerian College, Louisville, Kentucky since 1998 and has served as Dean since 1999. She has a bachelor degree in nursing and a master degree in education, both from Spalding University in Louisville. Ms. Blair has been active with ACICS since 2004 as an evaluator. Ms. Blair will begin service on the Council in January 2011.