Judith K. Berry, PhD

Accomplished, innovative, and effective senior academic administrator with an extensive background in leading high-impacting curriculum development. Workforce development, and instruction program management. Skilled in the evaluation of program performance optimizing opportunities to drive continuous improvement to enhance educational delivery and student success.

Talent for providing transformational leadership focused on the achievement of organizational objectives through thought leadership and professional development. Collaborative communicator capable of building relationships to promote best practice instrumental in program success.

Educational positions held during her career include: Elected trustee of a community college board of trustees, governor appointed K-12 school board member, K-12 superintendent, deputy superintendent, and associate vice president of strategic initiatives, dean of business and information technology, educational consultant for a state department of education, and a community college and university faculty member.

Core Competencies

  • Academic Administration

  • Technology Integration

  • Budget Development & Management

  • Program & Project Management

  • Audit & Compliance

  • Curriculum Development & Improvement

  • Community Outreach & Advocacy

  • Instructional Delivery

  • Workforce Development

  • Strategic Analysis & Planning

  • Education Operations Management

  • Leadership & Development

  • Student Recruitment & Engagement

  • Training & Facilitation


Graduate Certificate in Executive Leadership: Superintendent Certification
City University of Seattle – Seattle, WA

WA Education Certificate: Superintendent Certificate
State of Washington – Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)

Doctor of Philosophy in Education: Community College Leadership
Walden University – Minneapolis, MN

Master of Arts in Educational Administration (K-12)
Michigan State University – East Lansing, MI

Bachelor of Arts in Business Education
Marygrove College – Detroit, MI

Michigan School Administrator Certificate, Endorsements: Elementary and Secondary Admin K-12 and Central Office (CO)
Michigan Department of Education, Office of Professional Licenses

MI Education Teaching Certificate
State of Michigan, Michigan Department of Education, Office of Professional Licenses