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 Borstthebrand.com 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.,
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