Proactively lead College strategies toward valued partnerships between K12, Career Center and Ivy Tech resulting in student credential and pathway completions.
Collaborate with Sr. Vice President for Workforce Alignment regarding K12 pathways
Collaborate with Sr. Vice President/Provost to ensure academic quality of K12 initiatives.
Collaborate with Sr. Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, or Student Success team designee, regarding student support services.
Assist Assistant Vice President for K-12 Initiatives in helping high schools and career centers to develop more completion oriented dual credit programming specific to the needs of their students.
Elevate the benefits of dual enrollment programming option including expansion of opportunities for students, Early Colleges and potential cost savings for school districts.
Serve as pathways consultant for DOE and State Board of Education
Oversee dual credit program accreditation and consideration of alternate accreditation.
Develop a succinct, focused and continuing communication plan designed specifically for K-12 partners outlining the benefits of Ivy Tech’s comprehensive programming. Serve as the statewide champion for the implementation of the communication plan in partnership with chancellors and campus teams.
Work with chancellors and campus teams to develop strong relationships and student success strategies with each school district, high school and career center in their service area.
Develop effective direct and continuing communications with high school students and parents (e.g. during college application timeframes and immediately after college acceptance and denial letters are sent) on the benefits of Ivy Tech’s programming.
Build relationship and shared statewide strategic priorities with state superintendent and senior Indiana Department of Education staff.
Build relationship and trusted partnership with State Board of Education.
Build trusted partnership in matters of K12 and Ivy Tech with legislators and Governor’s Office in cooperation with Ivy Tech Government Relations
Build relationship and statewide strategies with:
o Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents (IAPSS)
o Indiana Association of School Principals (IASP).
o Indiana School Boards Association (ISBA).
o Indiana Association of Career and Technical Education Directors (IACTED).
o Indiana Association of Career and Technical Educators (IACTE).
o Indiana School Counselor Association (ISCA) through their annual conference and beyond.
o Indiana State Teachers Association (ISTA)
Supervision received: President
Supervision given: Assistant Vice President for K-12 Initiatives