Revamped position will help advance TCS’ strategic vision to engage with higher education communities around the world and establish TCS campuses internationally
CHICAGO, October 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — SDC Education Systeman integrated nonprofit that works collaboratively to advance institutional sustainability, student success, and community impact, named Barbara Davis-Leigh, M.Ed., as Vice President of Global Engagement. Davis-Leigh brings over 15 years of experience leading national and international higher education organizations. She is highly skilled in strategic planning, teaching and learning, and educational operations.
“Since our inception, TCS has always sought to strengthen engagement with global communities in the interests of deeper learning and community engagement,” said TCS’ Education System President. Michael HorowitzPh.D. “Under Barbara’s leadership, I am confident that we will make positive progress in our global recruiting and engagement efforts as we develop and, in part, explore the possibility of establish a TCS Global Campus.”
Davis-Leigh holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from McMaster Universityand a master’s degree in education from William Howard Taft University. His previous experience includes senior management roles at Arizona College of Nursing, HackerU and Navitas.
In her new role, Davis-Leigh will focus on building global awareness of the SDC’s education system and expanding international recruitment, partnerships and operations across the system.
“I look forward to leading initiatives across TCS to advance our strategy of building our international presence,” Davis-Leigh said. “The TCS Education System has an exciting opportunity to expand our thriving international student population and international presence on behalf of all colleges and universities that are part of the TCS System.”
With nearly 30 international education partners in 13 countries, TCS Education System provides educational experiences that span across geographic boundaries and foster learning grounded in diverse experiences that inform any field of study. Such a philosophy prepares graduates for 21st century careers working successfully with people from all over the world.
About the TCS Education System
TCS Education System (TCS) is an integrated, nonprofit system that works collaboratively to advance institutional sustainability, student success, and community impact.
Founded in 2009, the system consists of six distinct communities: Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Pacific Oaks College & Children’s School, Law Schools, Saybrook University, Kansas College of Osteopathic Medicine and Office of the TCS System. TCS uses strategic partnerships to foster economies of scale, academic innovation, risk mitigation, and ingenious business solutions to maximize students’ educational experience. To learn more, visit www.tcsedsystem.edu.
SOURCE TCS Education system