Board of Directors


David Borst, Ph.D.

Retired Dean – School of Business, Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon, WI

Radio Show Personality – WTMJ, “All Business”

Owner of five businesses – Including Pocket Squares

COO - The Family Business Leadership Partners organization


35+ Years in Academia


Robert M. Davis, D.V.M.

Former CEO - Zoological Society of Milwaukee

Former CEO - Dubuque County Historical Society and the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium

Former VP of Education – Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago

Former Director of Education and External Affairs – Zoo Atlanta

Former Supervisory Veterinary Medical Officer – Smithsonian’s National Zoological Park, Washington D.C.

25+ years of non-profit board leadership


Cherae Farmer-Dixon, D.D.S., M.S.P.H., F.A.C.D, F.I.C.D, M.B.A.

Dean - Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry, Nashville, TN

Certificate of Educational Management – Harvard University

Certificate of Public Health Residency – Boston University

25+ years in Academia

Lieutenant Colonel – U.S. Army Reserve


Deryl Davis Fulmer, Ph.D.

Dean of Academic Affairs / Chief Academic Officer – Martin Community College, Williamston, NC

Former VP of Academic Affairs / Chief Academic Officer – Halifax Community College, Weldon, NC

Former VP of Instruction / Chief Academic Officer – Lakeshore Technical College, Cleveland, WI

Former Associate VP of Learner Success / Madison Area Technical College, Madison, WI

Former Dean of Liberal Arts and Sciences / Assistant Provost, Milwaukee Area Technical College, Milwaukee, WI

Former Assistant Dean of Advising and Academic Services – University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

Fellow – American Council on Education

25+ years in Academia


Nicholas Ganos, M.B.A.

15+ years in Commercial Real Estate Industry

10+ years non-profit board experience

Former VP of property management, RPF

Former regional property management, Landmark Healthcare Facilities

Former property manager, Brookfield Asset Management

Former asset-based auditor, Comerica Bank


John Greene, Ph.D.

Former VP of Global Workforce Diversity – Johnson Controls

Former Clinical Psychologist, Lieutenant Commander - US Navy

Interim Executive Director- New Beginnings Are Possible

20+ years’ experience in L&D, Diversity and Inclusion, Organizational and executive development, non-profit board leadership

Principle – i5 Consulting, LLC

Ordained Elder and Pastor


Andrea Kolasinski-Marcinkus, Ph.D.

Senior Academic Strategist – Pearson Higher Education

Former Assistant Professor – Mt. Mary University

Former Dean of Academic Affairs / Cross Campus Director of Student Retention– The Illinois Institute of Art, Schaumburg, IL

15+ years in Academia, Fashion Design and Marketing


Leon Linton, Ed.D, M.B.A.

Founder / President and CEO - SOLEX College, SOLEX Language Academy and SOLEX Medical Academy, Chicago, IL

Facilitated international student and talent exchanges,

Established satellite offices in Europe and Asia.

30+ years of extensive International Academia


Elmer Moore Jr., M.B.A.

Former Associate Dean of Admissions – Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME

Former Director of Business Development – Allen Edmonds Co.

Owner- Milwaukee Denim Co., clothing manufacturer

Executive Director – Scale Up Milwaukee


Anne E. Schwartz

Instructor in Communication strategy - National Criminal Justice Training Center

Justice Advisor – U.S. Department of State International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Section

Former Director of Communications – Wisconsin Department of Justice and Milwaukee Police Department

Author – “The Man Who Could Not Kill Enough”, The Jeffrey Dahmer Story

Public Relations Advisor – Law Enforcement, Prosecutors and Private Law Firms, U.S. and Abroad


Beth Roedl Shully

Founder/Owner – Shully’s Cuisine & Events, a woman owned catering and special event planner for 2 to 9000 guests, in 78 facilities in Wisconsin including 3 of their own.

AFA – Cardinal Stritch University

Attended UW Milwaukee and Layton School of Art (MIAD)

40+ years experience in interior design, culinary art and education, event planning and advertising


Una Van Duvall

45 years of government / Civic engagement organizer

Metropolitan Opera Scholar / B.A. music education and vocal performance

15 years support staff for three mayors and four DCD commissioners of Milwaukee, WI

Former project monitor and community liaison, HUD

Former Managing Director of Ko-Thi African dance company

10 years fund development

15 years consultant to Women owned businesses in real estate development and redevelopment in the state of Wisconsin

20 years non-profit board leadership


Robert Zondag, C.T.P.

CFO/Managing Partner – American Deposit Management Co., Pewaukee, WI

Certified Treasury Professional (CTP)

Blue Ribbon Award-U.S. Chamber of Commerce

20+ years in banking industry

Certificate of Economic Studies – Universite d’Aix-Marseille, Aix-en-Provence, France

State of Wisconsin Medical Examining Board Appointee

Commissioner – Wisconsin Interstate Medical Licensure Compact