Cathleen Raffaeli – Chief Executive Officer
MBA, New York University
Currently serves as UBIS CEO; Has served as CEO and/or Board member of various universities and colleges since 2003.
Shannyn Stern – Chief Financial Officer
BSBA in Finance and Accountancy, California State University, San Marcos; Certified Public Accountant
Possesses 17 years of experienced as a senior level accounting executive for educational institutions.
Rafael Salazar Orozco – Chief Revenue Officer
BS in Business Administration, Master of Science in Public Administration, DBA Candidate
15 years in higher education admissions, operations and student services leadership.
Brent Passey – Chief Marketing Officer
BS Philosophy, Utah State University; MBA/MKT, University of Phoenix
19 years in higher education leadership roles. Marketing, operations, admissions, student services, and enrollment.
Dr. Shanthi Konkoth – Provost & Chief Academic Officer
Ed.D. Instructional Leadership, St. John’s University
Nearly 27 years of higher experience in higher education administration. Spent the last 8 years as the Provost of MSCHE accredited institution and as Middle States Commission on Higher Education evaluator and team chair.
Dr. Antonina Santalova – Director of UBIS Research Institute
Ph.D. in Social Policy and a MPhil in Comparative Social Policy from the University of Oxford, UK. MA in Marketing and a BA in Linguistics from the National State University, Kyrgyzstan.
Over 20 years of experience in governmental and non-governmental agencies, along with a firm grounding in research and teaching.