I am honored to be the President of Hodges University. Over the course of my career, I have had the privilege of serving in various capacities within higher education. From faculty member to administrator, from mentor to advocate, I have worked tirelessly to create an environment that nurtures intellectual growth, fosters innovation, and empowers individuals to achieve their goals.
Throughout my journey in academia, I have witnessed the transformative power of education firsthand. I have seen lives changed, dreams realized, and communities uplifted through the pursuit of knowledge.
I am a firm believer in the value of accessible education. At Hodges University, we are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment that meets the unique needs of our diverse student body. We embrace non-traditional students, career changers, and lifelong learners, recognizing that education knows no boundaries and changes lives.
Hodges University provides a learning environment unlike any other institution in the region by offering:
In addition, many of our programs help our students attain professional credentials in areas such as nursing, public accounting, and mental health counseling. Others lead to industry certification. Military veterans, active duty service members, and their families can obtain assistance with their educational goals through our Dr. Peter Thomas Veterans Services Center.
Hodges University also offers an outstanding and comprehensive English as a Second Language (ESL) program that offers English language immersion to non-native speakers of English who want to increase their fluency. More than 25 different countries are typically represented among our ESL student population.
Hodges University—a private nonprofit institution—prepares students to leverage higher learning in their personal, professional, and civic endeavors.
Hodges University will be recognized for excellence in career-focused inclusive education and community engagement.