Make new connections, exchange ideas, and learn about innovations that are driving the future of higher education

Tempe, AZ
June 3
New York, NY
June 5
Join the presidents, provosts, vice presidents, and student success champions who are optimizing investments and driving strategic decisions around student success work to improve outcomes.

Reasons to Attend

  • Connect

    Form new relationships with like-minded leaders at institutions that are implementing strategies to drive student success
  • Learn

    Hear from industry leaders on the future of higher ed, and what you can do today to navigate shifts and capitalize on opportunities
  • Align

    Engage with the Civitas Learning leadership team as we share latest innovations, research and findings, and our vision for the road ahead
To bring these important conversations closer to you, we are taking Leadership Summit on the road. Click to register for a Summit nearest you.

Program Highlights

  • Meet the Civitas Town Hall
  • Thought leadership keynote and influencer sessions on trends and the future of higher education
  • Latest research, new learnings, and innovations from Civitas Learning
  • Student Success Outcomes Panel
  • Student Success Lessons Sessions
  • Birds of a Feather Dinners


Sarah Cohen
SVP, Consulting Services
Ruffalo Noel Levitz
Stephanie Miller
Executive Consultant
Ruffalo Noel Levitz
Vince Tinto
Distinguished University Professor Emeritus
Syracuse University
Sally Johnstone
National Center For Higher Education Management Systems
William M. “Bill” Holda
Former President, Former Chairman
Kilgore College, Texas Association of Community Colleges
Davis Jenkins
Senior Research Associate
Community College Research Center
Linda Baer
Former Sr Program Officer in Postsecondary Success, Former Sr Vice Chancellor for Academic & Student Affairs
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Minnesota State College and University System
Gerardo de los Santos
Former President & CEO
The League for Innovation in the Community College
Lisa Petrides
CEO and Founder
Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education
Robert Carpenter
Deputy Chief Information Officer and Associate Provost
University of Maryland Baltimore County
Jonathan Dryden
Provost & Vice President for Academic and Learner Services
Lorain County Community College
Robert E. Shea
Vice Provost
Roger Williams University
Cynthia Pemberton
Deputy Provost for Academic Affairs
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Thomas Miller
Vice President of Student Affairs
University of South Florida
Julianna Frisch
Assistant to the President, Strategic Initiatives
Monroe Community College
Charles Thornburgh
CEO and Founder
Civitas Learning
Laura Malcolm
Co-Founder and SVP of Product & Outcomes
Civitas Learning
Mark Milliron
Co-Founder and Chief Learning Officer
Civitas Learning