National Student Clearinghouse Announces New Board Members
Higher Education nonprofit the National Student Clearinghouse has announced new members to its Board of Directors. The new Clearinghouse board members are: Dr. Barbara Brittingham, President of the Commission, New England Commission of Higher Education Dr. Carissa Moffat Miller, Executive Director, Council of Chief State School Officers Ms. Kathleen McNeely, Senior Vice President of Administration, National Collegiate Athletic Association Ms. Van Ton-Quinlivan, Chief Executive Officer, Futuro Health and Emeritus Executive Vice Chancellor, California Community Colleges "The Clearinghouse's goal of data and information democratization has never been more relevant than it is today," said National Student Clearinghouse President, and CEO, Rick Torres. "To accomplish this end, we are evolving our data and information beyond traditional education to provide a more holistic data-driven view of education, skills, and workforce pathways to better directly serve lifelong learners, and institutions of learning and enterprise. With that in mind, we enthusiastically welcome these national leaders in K12, workforce, accreditation, and higher education to the Board of Directors. I look forward to their insights in support of moving the Clearinghouse's mission forward." The board of directors governs the National Student Clearinghouse, and also assist in providing oversight and strategic direction on major decisions. The makeup of the board consistently changes to represent a cross-section of higher education and includes representatives from educational institutions, educational associations, and the education finance industry.