Marc Brown, Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Marc Brown joined Bridgepoint Education in July, 2014. As Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, he is responsible for driving the business and people strategies for Bridgepoint and its two academic institutions, Ashford University and University of the Rockies. He will provide guidance in talent acquisition, leadership development, strategy and planning, learning and development, employee relations, talent management and other key areas of human resources.
With more than 25 years of experience, Mr. Brown is a seasoned human resources professional who specializes in organizational development and strategic business partnering. Prior to joining Bridgepoint, he served as the Vice President of Human Resources & Corporate Communications at Provide Commerce. He was also previously the Vice President of Human Resources at Petco Animal Supplies and Encore Capital Group.
Mr. Brown earned his MS in Organization Development from American University and his BS in Management Science from Virginia Tech. He has also achieved the Senior Professional in Human Resources Certification and completed the Human Resources Executive Program at Stanford University.