A formidable international team


John Kerr ( a British Scot who resides in London ) is formerly CEO of the Edexcel Foundation, the UK’s largest awarding body. John has been involved in education administration for over 30 years.

He is currently CEO of Kerr Consultants.

Kerr Consultants specialises in providing educational consultancy across a wide range of Higher Education, Technical Training and Schools. Current projects include implementing Canadian software for mathematic teaching in UK, advising Saudi government on TVET transformation project, adviser for 8 UK Universities on partnerships in South Asia, qualification and curriculum support for Singaporean education group and adviser for Mauritius company setting up an education city.

John trained as a lawyer and has held legal positions with the London Stock Exchange and the Financial Services Authority.

After leaving Edexcel John was a director of the Edge Foundation and commissioned 3 city academies and the Edge Hotel School.

John is currently an advisor and strategy consultant in education theory and practice for a number of governments and private education bodies both within UK and internationally and holds a number of directorships in private education companies specialising in utilising technology in education.

John is an established speaker much in demand on the international circuit including Dubai, London Bahrain and Singapore covering Leadership, Change Management and Technology in Education.

Sana Mary Saleh

Sana Saleh (an American who grew up and resides in Los Angeles California ) is an enterprising, achievement-oriented banking professional with over 15 years’ executive leadership experience and proven success in financial services and senior management.

A project leader with a sound and intense work ethic with the ability to excel in time-sensitive environments. Using excellent planning and problem solving skills to effectively create compelling business cases to support strategies. Knowledgeable of, and responsive to, the cultural nuances and diversity of customers and associates. Analytical and organized with superior verbal and written communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills. Consistently recognized for creating cultural shifts in banking to reinforce a strong sales culture and vision with demonstrated results in turning around underperforming territories to exceed all performance goals.


Senior Vice President/ Consumer Market Executive

Led 42 Banking Centres, including 48 direct reports, in a market with over $6 billion in deposits, 400,000 households, 1.5 million transactions monthly and 900 indirect reports in the San Fernando, Santa Clarita, and Antelope Valley area. Oversaw branch management personnel, handling all aspects of employee hiring, managed turnover, operational and risk compliance, expense control, staff development, and provided comprehensive training in sales and service to ensure customer satisfaction.


Regional Director

Managed a platform program that consisted of dual licensed associates selling Fixed and Variable Annuities, Mutual Funds and Long Term Care in the San Fernando Valley, Santa Clarita, and Ventura County territories. Oversaw 30 retail-banking offices with over $2 billion in assets and 350 associates.


Senior Vice President, Head of Retail Banking and Operations Member Services

Establish vision for the retail sales growth of the organization by effectively building a sales and service culture. Lead the Branches, Call Centre, and Operations, providing definition and oversight of budgets and setting strategic goals for each division, with 15 direct reports and over 150 indirect employees.

Sana is also a Habitat for Humanity Volunteer

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Appointments at the university are entered into on an adjunct basis . Remuneration is done on a per project/degree program . Supervisors working for other universities and colleges are welcome to apply.

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