Message From the President

Beth Ingram, Ph.D. | February 2023

Beth Ingram

Dear ACAO colleagues,

I hope your semester is off to a great start! I'm writing to update you on what's happening with ACAO and how you can get involved.

We look forward to seeing you at the ACE annual meeting in April. Remember that ACAO members receive a 15% discount on their registration fee. If you need the code, don't hesitate to contact Doreen Murner. 

On Thursday, April 13th, ACAO is hosting a reception for CAOs at the City Tap House from 5:00 – 7:00 PM. Please join us for light bites, drinks, and conversation. The reception is open to all Chief Academic Officers, so feel free to invite other CAOs who may not currently be ACAO members. (Click Here to RSVP) On Friday, April 14th, ACAO will hold its annual business meeting and breakfast at the Marriott Marquis conference hotel. Breakfast will begin at 7:30 AM, followed by a business meeting at 7:45 AM. All member CAOs are welcome to attend. ACAO is sponsoring one session at the conference: At the Pleasure of the President on April 14th at 10:15 AM.  Read more...    

ACAO Announce Newly Elected Board of Directors

(Term 2023-2026)

  • Michael Carr,  North Park University
  • Sacha Kopp, Gonzaga University
  • Sophia Maggelakis, Wentworth Institute of Technology
  • Robyn Parker, Saybrook University
  • Amy Rell, College for Financial Planning
  • Servet Yatin, Quincy College



We would like to thank our sponsors for their generous support of ACAO and our members!

Upcoming Event

American Council on Education

ACE2023 is right around the corner and ACAO will be there! Members and non-members alike are invited to attend these energizing events:

April 13th: ACAO Provost Reception

The City Tap House 5:00-7:00 pm | Come and join us as we network with colleagues and meet new friends.

April 14th: ACAO Members' Business Meeting

Hosted at Hotel 7:45-9:00 am | Join us for our annual business meeting and meet our new board directors.  Breakfast @ 7:45 am. Continue networking with the CAOs you met from the reception!