Our Faculty

Leveraging our deep relationships formed throughout the Washington region, the College of Professional Studies’ programs are taught by dedicated faculty and expert practitioners from the upper levels of government agencies, multinational corporations, and key think tanks and non-profits.

By learning directly from such highly influential leaders, the College’s students gain problem solving skills that can be immediately applied to their own careers. You can use this knowledge to forge a path toward becoming a leading decision maker yourself.  

Faculty Directory

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At a Glance


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In the Federal Government

More than 100 of our faculty are current and former high-ranking Federal government officials, including: 

  • Approximately 30 congressional officials and staffers (including three former members of Congress) 
  • More than a dozen military leaders
  • More than a dozen Federal law enforcement officials
  • Federal agencies represented among the College’s faculty:


  • Agency for International Development
  • Agriculture
  • Air Force
  • Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms
  • Army
  • Capitol Police
  • Commerce
  • Defense
  • Education


  • Energy
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Federal Trade Commission
  • Government Accountability Office
  • Homeland Security
  • Housing and Urban Development
  • Immigration and Customs Enforcement
  • Immigration and Naturalization Service


  • Justice
  • Labor
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • National Counterterrorism Center
  • Navy
  • Office of Budget and Management
  • Patent and Trademark Office
  • State
  • Transportation Security Administration


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In Politics & Law Enforcement

Our faculty members include more than a dozen current and former state and local political and law enforcement officials.


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In the Media

Our faculty includes current and former media officials from organizations such as: 

  • The Associated Press
  • BBC
  • The Washington Post



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In the Corporate Sector

Our faculty also includes more than a dozen additional current and former high-ranking corporate officials from organizations including: 


  • Pricewaterhouse Coopers
  • Ernst & Young
  • Deloitte
  • Cargill
  • Circuit City Stories Inc.
  • Sprint Corporation
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  • VOX Global
  • IBM
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Verizon
  • Citigroup
  • Nike
  • AT&T


  • Nasdaq
  • PRC
  • Hill and Knowlton
  • Fleishman Hillard
  • Edelman
  • Dentons
  • GolinHarris International
  • Burson-Marsteller
  • Dell Technologies
  • Raytheon
  • Microsoft
  • Emerson Electric
  • United
  • Bank of America