FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2012
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
201-291-1111, ext. 1-5122
BERKELEY COLLEGE APPOINTS REGGIE SMITH III
TO BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Berkeley College is proud to announce the appointment of Reggie Smith III to the Board of Trustees.
Mr. Smith serves as Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Directors for the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA), where he provides leadership and strategic planning in the area of distance education. He recently was inducted into the USDLA Hall of Fame and previously was named Black Engineer of the Year for Community Service. In December, Mr. Smith served as Keynote Speaker during the Berkeley College observance of USDLA National Distance Learning Week.
“Mr. Smith is dedicated to the advancement of online learning,” said Kevin L. Luing, Berkeley College Board Chairman. “His experience with the USDLA in engaging global and online communities will be an asset to the Board of Trustees as it continues to promote the mission and values of Berkeley College.”
Mr. Smith previously worked for Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc., in McLean, VA. He holds an MA in International Management from the University of Maryland University College in Adelphi, MD, and a BS in English/Communications from Lincoln University in Lincoln University, PA.
A leader in business education for 80 years, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls more than 8,700 students — including more than 800 international students — in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree programs. The College has four New York locations — Midtown Manhattan, Lower Manhattan in the Wall Street area, Brooklyn, and White Plains. And in New Jersey there are four locations — Woodland Park, Paramus, Woodbridge, and Newark. Berkeley College Online also offers full degree programs. Programs are offered in more than 20 career fields. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
Photo Caption: Berkeley College has appointed Reggie Smith III to the Board of Trustees.
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