Berkeley College Appoints Conrad Walker as Campus Operating Officer for New Brooklyn Location
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2010
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BERKELEY COLLEGE APPOINTS CONRAD WALKER AS
CAMPUS OPERATING OFFICER FOR NEW BROOKLYN LOCATION
Berkeley College is pleased to announce the appointment of Conrad Walker as Campus Operating Officer for its soon-to-open Brooklyn location. In this role Mr. Walker will oversee preparation of the new facilities, as well as handle day-to-day operations and monitor personnel once the location officially opens.
“Mr. Walker has the experience and commitment to lead the Brooklyn campus community,” said Berkeley College President Dario A. Cortes, PhD. “He understands the academic needs of our students, and as a resident of Brooklyn he understands the importance of incorporating the community's energy and spirit with our campus life."
Most recently, Mr. Walker served as Berkeley College Associate Dean, Student Development and Campus Life, New York, where he managed initiatives in the Student Activities, Counseling and Residential Life areas. He has held numerous other Student Development and Campus Life positions during his time at Berkeley College.
Mr. Walker also has served as an Adjunct Instructor in the Cooperative Education Department at LaGuardia Community College in Long Island City, NY.
Mr. Walker holds an MA in Higher Education Administration from New York University and a BS in Management Information Systems from Morgan State University in Baltimore, MD.
A leader in business education for 79 years, Berkeley College maintains an enrollment of more than 8,000 students, including 665 international students in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree programs. The College has three New York locations in Brooklyn, Midtown Manhattan and White Plains; an Extension Center in Lower Manhattan in the Wall Street area; four New Jersey campuses located in Woodland Park (formerly West Paterson), Paramus, Woodbridge, and Newark; and Berkeley College Online. Concentrations are offered in more than 20 career fields, and all campuses are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The College’s website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
Photo Caption: Berkeley College has appointed Conrad Walker as Campus Operating Officer for the Brooklyn location.
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