Opening General Session
Mario Martinez is professor of higher education at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and a founding partner at Soft Skills Professionals. Mario’s writing covers innovation, change, and policy in higher education. He has written numerous briefs for and consulted with associations and foundations working on various community college initiatives. Mario’s latest book, with Brandy Smith and Katie Humphreys, is titled, Creating a Service Culture in Higher Education Administration. Mario has been a keynote and seminar speaker for the past 13 years and has addressed audiences in education, business, and governmental organizations.