Accrediting Agencies

Elise Scanlon has served as outside counsel to accrediting agencies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation.

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The firm provides consultative advice on accreditation best practices and aligning accreditation standards with organizational culture and development goals.

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Policy & Regulation

We monitor higher education policy at all levels, keeping our clients informed of developments in the U.S. Department of Education and key legislative committees.

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Non-Profit Management

We advise organizations,
including accrediting agencies and institutions, on governance practices that enable strong and effective leadership.

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About Elise Scanlon

  • Elise‚Äôs practice focuses on advising accrediting agencies and institutions of higher education on policy, state and federal regulation and quality assurance and improvement protocols. She also advises nonprofit organizations with a focus on board governance, management and strategic planning and development. Read More