People

  • Bob is President and CEO of Respira Therapeutics, Inc. an Albuquerque-based specialty pharmaceutical startup company.  He has an extensive background and network in the medical technology field from his 40+ year career as a technologist, senior...

  • Diane is an arts activist, arts educator, arts connector and devoted supporter of the creative process in all realms of society. She has a Ph.D. in Art History and after teaching 20th-century art history at Temple University she became the...

  • John F. Andrews is a Carlsbad native and a member of the New Mexico Humanities Council. He has taught at several universities, among them Florida State and Georgetown, and he spent ten years (1974-84) as Director of Academic Programs at the...

  • Ned Jacobs has devoted most of his professional career to causes. He founded a private school for children with learning disabilities in 1972 in Los Angeles and served as it's Executive Director until 1992.  He then worked for Kaplan...

  • ·      Current. Senior Scholar and Advisor to the President of Kaplan University.

    ·      2013-2015, President of the Open College at Kaplan University

    ·      2007 -2013. Senior Vice President of Kaplan Higher Education. In this...

  • 16 years of management and finance experience in public, private and non-profit sectors, with demonstrated skills in providing strategic leadership for emerging markets and technology.

    Ross is currently working for the City of Santa Fe,...