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THE PLEXUSS PRESIDENTIAL PODCAST SERIES

THE PLEXUSS PRESIDENTIAL PODCAST SERIES

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Welcome to THE PLEXUSS PRESIDENTIAL PODCAST SERIES where we sit down with passionate leaders in higher education for their thoughts and insights in today's world. Access our higher ed podcasts through Spotify or one of the providers below.
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Episode #86 Dr. Joseph Chillo - President, Thomas More University
Dr. Joseph Chillo - President, Thomas More University, joins Brad Johnson!
33:27
September 28, 2022
Episode #85 Dr. Paula Langteau - President, Presentation College
Dr. Paula Langteau - President, Presentation College, joins Brad Johnson!
23:52
September 27, 2022
Episode #84 Dr. Laurie Joyner - President, Saint Xavier University
Dr. Laurie Joyner - President, Saint Xavier University, joins Brad Johnson!
38:13
September 26, 2022
Episode #83 Harry Allen - Founder & Chief Relationship Officer, Studio Bank
Harry Allen -  Founder & Chief Relationship Officer, Studio Bank, joins Brad Johnson.
37:22
September 14, 2022
Episode #82 Dr. Wesley Lundburg - President, San Diego Miramar College
Dr. Wesley Lundburg - President, San Diego Miramar College, joins Brad Johnson.
32:51
September 14, 2022
Episode #81 Dr. Bill Hardgrave - President, University of Memphis
Dr. Bill Hardgrave - President, University of Memphis, joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin.
52:50
September 14, 2022
Episode #80 Dr. Marvin Jones - President, Montana Christian College
Dr. Marvin Jones - President, Montana Christian College, joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin. 
42:51
September 14, 2022
Episode #79 Dr. Cynthia Warrick - President, Stillman College
Dr. Cynthia Warrick - President, Stillman College joins Brad Johnson!
44:20
September 12, 2022
Episode #78 Barry Schlouch - President, Schlouch Incorporated
Barry Schlouch - President, Schlouch Incorporated joins Brad Johnson!
41:13
September 02, 2022
Episode #77 Dr. Timothy Alvarez - President, Otero College
Dr. Timothy Alvarez - President, Otero College joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
45:30
September 01, 2022
Episode #76 Dr. Matthew Nehmer - President, Colleges of Law
Dr. Matthew Nehmer, the President of Colleges of Law, joins Brad Johnson!
39:13
August 31, 2022
Episode #75 Dr. Paul Maurer - President, Montreat College
Dr. Paul Maurer - President, Montreat College joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
40:30
August 24, 2022
Episode # 74 - Dr. Kevin Brown - President, Asbury University
Dr. Kevin Brown - President, Asbury University joins Brad Johnson.
40:07
August 24, 2022
Episode # 73 - Dr. Stefanie Niles - President, Cottey College
Dr. Stefanie Niles - President, Cottey College joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
44:09
August 18, 2022
Episode # 72 - Dr. Tony Floyd - President, Mars Hill University
Dr. Tony Floyd - President, Mars Hill University joins Brad Johnson!
34:46
August 11, 2022
Episode # 71 - David Armstrong - President, St. Thomas University
David Armstrong - President, St. Thomas University joins Brad Johnson!
36:51
August 10, 2022
Episode # 70 - Dr. Doug Mann - President, Bryan College
Dr. Doug Mann - President, Bryan College joins Brad Johnson!
31:13
August 10, 2022
Episode # 69 - Dr. Brian Friedrich - President, Concordia University - Saint Paul
Dr. Brian Friedrich - President, Concordia University - Saint Paul joins Brad Johnson!
34:16
August 09, 2022
Episode # 68 - Dr. Dave Haney - President, Hiram College
Dr. Dave Haney - President of Hiram College joins Brad Johnson
49:42
August 05, 2022
Episode # 67 - Dr. John Jackson - President, William Jessup University
Dr. John Jackson - President, William Jessup University joins Brad Johnson.
36:24
August 05, 2022
Episode # 66 - Dr. Mark La Branche - Former Chancellor, University of Tennessee Southern
Dr. Mark La Branche - Former Chancellor, University of Tennessee Southern joins Brad Johnson.
55:38
August 04, 2022
Episode # 65 - Dr. Michael Horowitz - President, TCS Education
Dr. Michael Horowitz - President, TCS Education joins Brad Johnson.
44:18
August 03, 2022
Episode # 64 - Dr. Danielle Wilken - President, University of Bridgeport
Dr. Danielle Wilken - President, University of Bridgeport joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin.
48:01
July 04, 2022
Episode # 63: Dr. Ken Macur, President of Medaille University
Dr. Ken Macur, President of Medaille University, joins Brad Johnson!
54:15
June 15, 2022
Episode # 62 - Dr. Tim Barry, President of Alderson Broaddus
Dr. Tim Barry, President of Alderson Broaddus joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
52:15
June 13, 2022
Episode # 61 - Dr. Jack Paduntin - President of Pacific Oaks College
Dr. Jack Paduntin - President of Pacific Oaks College joins Brad Johnson!
38:27
June 13, 2022
Episode # 60 - Dr. Dan Myers, President of Misericordia University
Dr. Dan Myers, President of Misericordia University joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
51:46
June 13, 2022
Episode # 59 - Dr. Nathan Long, President, Saybrook University
Dr. Nathan Long, President, Saybrook University joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
46:24
June 13, 2022
Episode # 58 - Dr. Lil Schumacher, President of Tiffin University
Dr. Lil Schumacher, President of Tiffin University joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
45:04
June 13, 2022
Episode # 57 - Dr. Martin Roth, President of University of Charleston
Dr. Martin Roth, President of University of Charleston joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin.
48:59
June 13, 2022
Episode # 56 - Dr. Drew Van Horn, President of Young Harris College
Dr. Drew Van Horn, President of Young Harris College joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
48:10
June 13, 2022
Episode # 55: Dr. Marcheta Evans, President of Bloomfield College
Dr. Marcheta Evans, President of Bloomfield College joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
38:08
June 13, 2022
Episode # 54 - Dr. Ali Malekzadeh, President of Roosevelt University
Dr. Ali Malekzadeh, President of Roosevelt University joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
49:26
June 13, 2022
Episode # 53 - Dr. Elizabeth Mauch, President, Bethany College
Dr. Elizabeth Mauch, President, Bethany College join Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
31:10
June 13, 2022
Episode # 52 - Dr. Roger Parrott, President of Belhaven University
 Dr. Roger Parrott, President of Belhaven University joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
39:35
June 13, 2022
Episode # 51 - Dr. Susanna Baxter, President of LaGrange College
Dr. Susanna Baxter, President of LaGrange College joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
43:35
April 18, 2022
Episode # 50 - Dr. Paul Alexander, President of Trinity Bible College
Dr. Paul Alexander, President of Trinity Bible College joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
52:01
April 18, 2022
Episode # 49 - Dr. Burton Webb, President of University of Pikesville
Dr. Burton Webb, President of University of Pikesville joins Brad Johnson and JP Novin!
52:21
April 18, 2022
Episode # 48 - Dr. Marcia Hawkins, President of Union College
Brad Johnson is joined by Dr. Marcia Hawkins, President of Union College!
01:00:32
April 18, 2022
Episode # 47 - Dr. Ryan Messmore, President, of Magdalen College of the Liberal Arts
Brad Johnson and JP Novin are joined by Dr. Ryan Messmore, President, of Magdalen College of the Liberal Arts!
38:33
April 08, 2022
Episode # 46 - Dr. Sue Stuebner, President of Colby-Sawyer College
Brad Johnson and JP Novin are joined by Dr. Sue Stuebner, President of Colby-Sawyer College!
47:58
April 08, 2022
Episode # 45 - Dr. Jeremy Moreland, President, William Woods University
Brad Johnson and JP Novin are joined by Jeremy Moreland, President, William Woods University
41:04
April 08, 2022
Episode # 44 - Dr. Wayne Lewis, President of Houghton College
Brad Johnson and JP Novin are joined by Dr. Wayne Lewis, President of Houghton College!
46:23
April 08, 2022
Episode # 42 - Dr. Cory Hines - President of Howard Payne University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Cory Hines - President of Howard Payne University.
40:07
January 28, 2022
Episode # 43 - Dr. Brian Lenzmeier - President of Buena Vista University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Brian Lenzmeier - President of Buena Vista University.
50:16
January 23, 2022
Episode # 41 - Chris Plunkett, MBA - President of Iowa Wesleyan University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Chris Plunkett, MBA - President of Iowa Wesleyan University. 
52:60
January 23, 2022
Episode # 40 - Dr. Kent MacDonald - President of Northwood University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Kent MacDonald - President of Northwood University. 
54:46
January 18, 2022
Episode # 39 - Dr. Wes Fugate - President of Wilson College
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Wes Fugate - President of Wilson College 
46:45
January 16, 2022
Episode # 38 - Dr. Eric Capaci - President of Champion Christian College
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Eric Capaci - President of Champion Christian College. 
43:31
January 13, 2022
Episode # 37 - Dr. Colleen Perry Keith - President of Goldey-Beacom College
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Colleen Perry Keith - President of Goldey-Beacom College.
48:42
January 09, 2022
Episode # 36 - Dr. Greg Dell'Omo, President of Rider University
Get to know Dr. Greg Dell'Omo, President of Rider University!
45:16
November 19, 2021
Episode # 35 - Dr. Bryan Coker, President of Maryville College
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they talk to Dr. Bryan Coker, President of Maryville College!
49:47
October 26, 2021
Episode # 34 - Dr. Mathew B. Johnson, President of Albion College
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they talk to Dr. Mathew B. Johnson, President of Albion College!
33:30
October 26, 2021
Episode # 33 - Dr. Gary McAllister, Vice President for Academic Affairs at Central Baptist College
Join Brad Johnson as he interviews Dr. Gary McAllister, Vice President for Academic Affairs at Central Baptist College!
24:33
October 23, 2021
Episode # 32 - John R. Loyack, President of Alvernia University
Join Brad Johnson as he interviews John R. Loyack, President of Alvernia University!
45:09
October 23, 2021
Episode # 31 - Dr. Kirk Peterson, President of Chowan University
Join Brad Johnson as he interviews Dr. Kirk Peterson, President of Chowan University!
39:35
October 23, 2021
Episode # 30 - Dr. Michael Allen, President of Barry University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Mike Allen, President of Barry University!
44:38
October 23, 2021
Episode 29 - Dr. Jacquelyn Fetrow, President of Albright College
Join Brad Johnson as he interviews Dr. Jacquelyn Fetrow, President of Albright College!
32:21
October 23, 2021
Episode 28 - Dr. Christine Riordan, President of Adelphi University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Christine Riordan, President of Adelphi University.
41:36
October 23, 2021
Episode 27 - Dr Julie Wollman, President of Widener University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Julie Wollman, President of Widener University!
40:48
September 25, 2021
Episode # 26 - Dr. Hilary Link, President of Allegheny College
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Hilary Link, President of Allegheny College!
46:11
September 25, 2021
Episode # 25 - Dr. Jeff Senese, President of Saint Leo University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Jeff Senese, President of Saint Leo University!
47:44
September 25, 2021
Episode # 24 - Dr. Kevin Corsini, President of San Diego Christian College
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Kevin Corsini, President of San Diego Christian College!
48:31
September 24, 2021
Episode # 23 - Dr. Carlos Campos of Ashland University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Carlos Campos, President of Ashland University!
41:16
September 24, 2021
Episode # 21 - Dr. Donde Costin of Charleston Southern University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Donde Costin, President of Charleston Southern University. 
42:16
September 17, 2021
Episode # 22 - Dr. Paul LeBlanc of Southern New Hampshire University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Paul LeBlanc, President of Southern New Hampshire University.
45:20
September 17, 2021
Episode # 20 - Dr. Beth Stroble of Webster University
Join Brad Johnson and JP Novin as they interview Dr. Beth Stroble, Chancellor of Webster University!
35:57
September 17, 2021
Episode # 19 - Dan Forster of Westfield State University
Join Brad Johnson as he interviews Dan Forster, the Vice President of Enrollment Management at Westfield State University. Dan walks through his history as an Enrollment Specialist and how he applies his expertise to Westfield State. 
38:15
September 17, 2021
Episode # 18 - Dr. Pamela Daly of Cal Baptist University
Join Brad Johnson as he interviews Dr. Pamela Daly, the Vice President of Online & Professional Studies at Cal Baptist University. Learn how CBU has created a successful and growing online learning division!
36:54
September 09, 2021
Episode # 17 - Belmont University with Dr. Greg Jones
Today we sit down with the Dr. Greg Jones, the president of Belmont University in Nashville, TN.
39:02
September 08, 2021
Episode # 16 - California Southern University with Dr. Glenn Roquemore
Today, we sit down with the President of California Southern University, Dr Glenn Roquemore, where he shares his academic & professional which started in the world of Geology and led him to the world of academics. From there, he shares his thoughts on the difference of being an administrator over faculty, the vision for California Southern, the partnerships with businesses and not-for-profit institutions, then preparing students for the jobs that don’t exist yet and ends with him sharing many of his hobbies.
32:45
July 20, 2021
Episode # 15 - University of Maryland Global Campus with President Gregory Fowler
Today, we sit down with the President of the University of Maryland Global Campus, Dr Gregory Fowler, to discuss his thoughts on higher education for students, what is student success, and how UMGC is positioning students for the future while meeting their needs around the world. From there, they dive into what shaped the president's path to education, what UMGC is doing to help transform students and ends with what were his first records he ever owned in his youth (which are truly iconic songs of the 80’s).
35:37
July 14, 2021
Episode#14 Champion Christian College with Dr. Dennis Malone
Today, We sit down with the Vice President of Distance Education at Champion Christian College, Dr. Dennis Malone. He starts by sharing his professional background from Communications to his focus on biblical studies to his PHD. From there, he shares insights on the impact of Distance Learning in higher education, The Vision of Champion Christian College for the next 10 years, his thoughts on student readiness, his experiential learning with biblical digs across the globe and the Women’s recent Basketball Championship.
44:43
July 06, 2021
Episode#13 Marymount University with President Irma Becerra *A CALL TO ACTION*
Today, we sit down with the President of Marymount University (Dr. Irma Becerra) where she shares the start of her academic and professional worlds that took her from Cuba up to Florida and eventually to Arlington, Virginia. From there, she shares how she chose engineering, her vision of innovation and change for Marymount University as well as answers questions from our Founder where she includes a “CALL TO ACTION” for ALL listeners!
39:46
June 29, 2021
Episode#12 Bayan Islamic Graduate School with President Jihad Turk
Today, we sit down with Jihad Turk, President of Bayan Islamic Graduate School in Orange, CA. In the beginning, Jihad shares how he's an American kid from Arizona and how he’s always welcoming conversations about his background and name. From there, we understand what drove Jihad into the world of Education and his experiences across the world.
44:20
June 22, 2021
Episode#11 Ohio Wesleyan University with Stefanie Niles (VP of Enrollment and Communication)
Today, we sit down with Stefanie Niles, VP of Enrollment and Communication at Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio. She shares what led her to the world of admissions and the differences between an Adult Learner versus a more traditional learner. From there, she then dives into what’s been learned during COVID-19 over the last year, standardized testing, who is their competition and even her favorite musical.
28:13
June 15, 2021
Episode#10 University of the Ozarks with President Rich Dunsworth
Today, we sit down with President Rich Dunsworth from the University of the Ozarks in Clarksville, Arkansas. In the beginning, he shares his background in academics as well as the the importance of education and self advocacy. From there, he gives insights on the future of higher education and job growth for students.
29:54
June 08, 2021
Episode#9 University of Bridgeport with Dr Stephen Healey (Provost Emeritus)
Today, we sit down with Dr. Stephen Healey (Provost Emeritus for the University of Bridgeport) where he shares his experience as interim President over the last year and the wonderful partnership with Goodwin University as they closed their transaction on May 21st and where Danielle Wilkens was named president of UB after this podcast was recorded. From there, he shares the growth of online learning, his preference of teaching students, his experience as provost versus president and his own future at UB.
26:32
June 01, 2021
Episode#8 St. Thomas University with President David Armstrong
In today's episode, Brad Johnson sits down with President David Armstrong of St. Thomas University over in Miami Gardens, Florida. They start off with his love for the Browns. Then the changes over the years as President of St Thomas pre-COVID, during the pandemic and the plans for their future.
30:12
May 26, 2021
Episode#7 Central Baptist College with President Terry Kimbrow
Today we sit down with President Terry Kimbrow of Central Baptist College where he shared insights on his past life, his faith-based calling at the age of 29, and what he's experienced at the faith-based academic institution from being a Pastor to Leadership. 
26:20
March 30, 2021
Episode#6 York College (Faith-based Private College) with Dr. Shane Mountjoy and Dr. Shannon Leinen
Today we sit down the Provost (Dr. Shane Mountjoy) and Dean of Online Learning & Academic Initiatives (Dr. Shannon Leinen) at York College where they share insights on faith-based Higher Education, "needs to have" to make online successful, Covid-19's impact, personal experiences and so much more! Listen now.
32:10
February 03, 2021
Episode#5 (Part 2 of 2) UCLA Live QA with UCLA Alumnus and Founder of PLEXUSS JP Novin
In Part 2, JP answers questions on where he lived while attending UCLA, what was it like living near campus, and his experience at UCLA. From there, he answers what should one do to get an internship, his advice on applying to an academic institution, what majors will grow the most over the next 10 years, and assistance on PLEXUSS with college essays and counseling.
30:11
December 23, 2020
Episode#4 (Part 1 of 2) A UCLA Live QA with UCLA Alumnus and Founder of PLEXUSS JP Novin
JP Novin (UCLA Alumnus + Founder of PLEXUSS) sits down with Karen to share his story on how he got accepted to UCLA, what it was like being part of the UCLA community, and then answers questions from listeners on what his experience was like On-Campus and how he had fun with friends.
25:17
December 23, 2020
Episode#3 PLEXUSS + UNC Chapel Hill (Part 3 of 3): Sitting down with the Executive Vice Provost (Dr. Ronald Strauss) to talk about the RESILIENCE of those at UNC and COVID Vaccine Development
Here is part 3 of a 3-part series where we sit down with the Executive Vice Provost (Dr. Ronald Strauss) at UNC Chapel Hill.  In this final, he shares the following insights: Resiliency of Students, Faculty and Staff during COVID COVID Drug (Vaccine) Development at UNC Dining on Franklin Street 
18:17
December 15, 2020
Episode#2 PLEXUSS + UNC Chapel Hill (Part 2 of 3): Sitting down with the Executive Vice Provost (Dr. Ronald Strauss) to talk about the RESPONSE TO COVID
Here is part 2 of a 3-part series where we sit down with the Executive Vice Provost (Dr. Ronald Strauss) at UNC Chapel Hill.  He shares an insight: UNCs response to COVID
14:16
December 08, 2020
Episode#1 PLEXUSS + UNC Chapel Hill (Part 1 of 3): Sitting down with the Executive Vice Provost (Dr. Ronald Strauss) to talk about MENTORSHIP
Here is part 1 of a 3-part series where we sit down with the Executive Vice Provost (Dr. Ronald Strauss) at UNC Chapel Hill.  He shares insights: The Importance of Mentorship How the university and he have changed over the last (40) years
21:03
December 01, 2020