We Help Build Great Institutions

Our team has done everything from helping strong institutions become stronger to pulling jeopardized institutions back from the brink. We’ve led 25+ strategic planning processes, raised $22 million for community-serving programs and institutions, and much more.

62 Years of Higher Education Leadership Experience

12 Historically Black Colleges & Universities
5 Predominately White Institutions
2 Minority Serving Institutions
2 Online Institutions
8 Higher Ed Oversight Agencies
2 International Institutions


Chief Executive
Finance & Operations
Academic Affairs
Research & Evaluation
Student Affairs
Change Management
Strategic Planning & Accreditation
Board Development
Pre-College Access

Bennett College - Greensboro, NC
Bethune-Cookman University - Daytona Beach, FL
Clark Atlanta University - Atlanta, GA
Coahoma Community College - Clarksdale, MS
Edwards Waters College - Jacksonville, FL
Kentucky State University - Frankfort, KY
Morgan State University - Baltimore, MD
Sojourner-Douglass College - Baltimore, MD
Southern University at Baton Rouge - Baton Rouge, LA
Southern University at New Orleans - New Orleans, LA
Tougaloo College - Jackson, MS
University of the District of Columbia - Washington, DC
California State University - Long Beach, CA
Delta State University - Cleveland, MS
Georgetown University - Washington, DC
Georgia Southern University - Savannah, GA
University of North Florida - Jacksonville, FL
Savannah Technical College - Savannah, GA
Trinity University - Washington, DC
Online Institutions:
Grand Canyon University - Phoenix, AZ
Liberty University - Lynchburg, VA
Higher Ed Oversight Agencies:
Association of American Law Schools - Washington, DC
Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area - Washington, DC
Maryland State Department of Education - Baltimore, MD
Middle States Commission on Higher Education - Philadelphia, PA
Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning - Jackson, MS
National Collegiate Athletics Association - Philadelphia, PA
National Council of Accreditation of Teacher Education - Washington, DC
Office of the State Superintendent of Education - Washington, DC
International Institutions:
Modern Academy in Maadi - Maadi, Egypt
University of Ghana - Accra, Ghana

Accreditation Successes

Southern University at New Orleans

  • Future of the institution was in danger after being put on probation by SACSCOC for financial instability
  • Team eliminated $7.7 million deficit through cost cutting and sound management practices
  • SACSCOC removed institution from probation with no findings
  • Chancellor engaged Walden University to build capacity around online operations

Bennett College

  • Future of institution was in danger following loss of SACSCOC accreditation
  • Team led institution’s effort to obtain TRACS accreditation, including self-study process
  • Institution obtained TRACS candidate status with no findings and two commendations
  • SACSCOC accreditation was confirmed
  • TRACS member status expected 2022

Edward Waters University

  • Offered insights to solidify strategic direction
  • Identified appropriate stakeholder groups
  • Facilitated discussions and categorized and coded emergent themes
  • Developed goals and objectives accordingly, resulting in board-approved strategic plan
  • Authored Monitoring Report resulting in SACSCOC sanction being removed

Southern University

  • Authored Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) with no follow-up mandated by SACSCOC
  • Authored Monitoring Report resulting in SACSCOC sanction being removed
  • Reaffirmation Planning/CCR editor/author resulting in reaffirmation of accreditation with no recommendations

Case Studies

See detailed case studies that walk through our process, inputs, and outcomes with our education clients. Learn for yourself how Genesis Ed Solutions can help an institution create internal change and external impact.