Earl Brown Appointed Campus Operating Officer at Berkeley College in Newark, NJ

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2016
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

EARL BROWN APPOINTED
CAMPUS OPERATING OFFICER AT
BERKELEY COLLEGE IN NEWARK, NJ

Earl Brown of Montclair, NJ, has been appointed Campus Operating Officer (COO) for Berkeley College in Newark, NJ, effective January 2, 2016.

 

In his new role, Mr. Brown will handle day-to-day operations and collaborate with many departments to ensure that the policies, procedures and goals of the campus and College are met. He also will continue to build and strengthen the partnerships with businesses in the community that support the growth of internships, which lead to permanent career positions for Berkeley College students and graduates.

 

Mr. Brown’s appointment is part of a realignment of operational leadership at the institution, as announced by Berkeley College President Michael J. Smith.

 

“Earl Brown brings leadership experience that will help provide each Berkeley College student with a meaningful education and path to a dynamic career,” said Berkeley College President Michael J. Smith. “Our goal is to improve the ability of our students to succeed and graduate.”

 

Mr. Brown most recently served as a Business Developer with the Berkeley College Career Services department. In this role, he developed partnerships with companies, nonprofit organizations and government entities that support internships for students and lead to permanent career positions.

 

Mr. Brown belongs to several professional organizations, including the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey, the New Jersey Association of Colleges and Employers, and the Hudson County, Northern New Jersey and African American chambers of commerce. He is also a member of the American Management Association, the National Black MBA Association, the Inroads Leadership Organization, and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity.

 

He is also an adjunct professor, teaching business courses at Kean University in Union, NJ, and Passaic County Community College in Paterson, NJ.

 

Mr. Brown holds an MBA in Business Administration from George Mason University in Fairfax, VA, and Bachelor’s degrees in both Economics and Business Management from Virginia Tech University in Blacksburg, VA.

 

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 8,000 students – including more than 600 international students – in its Master, Baccalaureate, and Associate 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 a Master of Business Administration degree 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. In 2016, U.S. News & World Report named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans, both for the third consecutive year. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

 

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