Berkeley College Campus Operating Officer of Berkeley College Online® Inducted into Lead New Jersey Class of 2018

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Photo Caption: Sharon Goldstein of Montville, NJ, Campus Operating Officer, Berkeley College Online®, recently was inducted as a Fellow of the Lead New Jersey Class of 2018.

Sharon Goldstein of Montville, NJ, Campus Operating Officer, Berkeley College Online®, recently was inducted as a Fellow of the Lead New Jersey (LNJ) Class of 2018. The ceremony took place on December 7, 2017, at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in Princeton, NJ.

“We are pleased to have Sharon join us as our 2018 class of LNJ Fellows begins,” said Mark Murphy, LNJ President. “Berkeley College has participated with outstanding leaders over the years.”

As Campus Operating Officer of Berkeley College Online®, Ms. Goldstein oversees day-to-day operations, finances, student and staff retention, space management, community outreach and expansion. Since her promotion to the newly created position in 2007, Berkeley College Online has grown from an enrollment of more than 450 students to more than 1,200 students in 2017.

Ms. Goldstein began her career at Berkeley College in 2003 as the Director of Career Services. Prior to joining Berkeley, she worked as a recruiter in the staffing industry for 15 years.

Ms. Goldstein was elected to the Board of Directors of the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) in 2015 and served as Co-Chair of the Program Committee for the 2015 and 2016 USDLA annual conferences. She has also served as a Board Member for the Tri-County Chamber of Commerce.

Ms. Goldstein holds a B.A. from Dickinson College and an M.S. in Management from the College of Saint Elizabeth. She is a graduate of both Leadership Berkeley and Leadership Paterson.

About Lead New Jersey

LNJ opens challenging possibilities to a highly select group of Fellows who learn cutting edge issues shaping our lives, link directly with talented leaders who make improvements around New Jersey, and lead as champions of their own cherished ideas and values. More than 1500 Fellows have completed the program.

About Berkeley College

A leader in providing career-focused education since 1931, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls more than 7,100 students – including more than 440 international students – in its Master’s, Bachelor’s and Associate’s degree and Certificate programs. Students can study in more than 20 career fields. Berkeley College is comprised of the Larry L. Luing School of Business®, the School of Professional Studies, the School of Health Studies, and the School of Liberal Arts. The School of Graduate Studies offers an MBA in Management online and in Woodland Park, NJ.

Berkeley College has five New Jersey campuses – Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. In New York there are three campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. For four consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report has named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans. The website address is

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