Cole Clark

Moderator, Executive Director, Higher Education, Deloitte , Atlanta, Georgia

Cole Clark is the Executive Director, Higher Education Client Relations at Deloitte. He has over 25 years global experience in education technology and 6 years of focused higher education business application leadership at Oracle Corporation across the major functional areas of the academic enterprise, including student lifecycle, HR, and finance.

Cole has been a trusted advisor in the higher education community and a leading voice around transformation, using modern technologies to enable significant transformation. In addition to the core business functions of the institution, Cole has experience in areas of the “front office” of higher education including research administration, student engagement, recruitment and retention, student success. Cole serves on the corporate advisory committee for Educause and on the board of trustees of Western Governors University. Cole has presented at various industry conferences, including NACUBO, Educause, and its regional associations and the American Council on Education.

Cole’s current and former clients include The Georgia Institute of Technology, the University of Kansas The University of Chicago, The University of Virginia, Northwestern University, Rutgers University, Rice University, University of Washington, Southern New Hampshire University, University System of Georgia, University of Maryland, Dartmouth College, American University, Imperial College( London), Griffth University (Australia), University of Dundee, Qatar University, University of Cape Town, National University of Singapore, and Seneca College (Canada).

Cole holds an B.A. from Rhodes College in International Studies with a minor in Arabic.