Mark Schulman

Board of Trustee Member, Mark Schulman

Senior Consultant, Stevens Strategy

Board Member

Dr. Mark Schulman has continued his work in higher education consulting since his retirement from the presidency of Presidio Graduate School (San Francisco and Seattle) in 2017. Prior to Presidio, his presidencies included:

  • Saybrook University (San Francisco and Seattle) from 2010 to 2016, 
  • Goddard College (Plainfield, Vermont, and Port Townsend, WA) from 2003 to 2010, where he led the successful turn-around of the institution, and 
  • Antioch University Southern California (Los Angeles and Santa Barbara) from 1998 to 2002.

Other recent administrative and faculty appointments include: 

  • Academic Dean/Vice President and Professor at Pacific Oaks College (Pasadena, CA) 
  • Chairperson, Communication Department/Director, Graduate Media Studies/Lead Faculty, Distance Learning/Distinguished Lecturer in Communications at the New School for Social Research (New York)
  • Chairperson/Deputy Chairperson, Communications, Film and Video Department, and Associate Professor at City College of New York. 

Dr. Schulman’s academic experience also includes positions at Saint Mary’s College of California (Moraga, CA), Antioch College (Yellow Springs, OH), and Mount Vernon College (Washington, DC). 

He has an extensive background in communications and education consulting. Dr. Schulman’s work has been distributed in several reports, journals, and publications relevant to his areas of interest. He has made numerous presentations and lectures. 


Dr. Schulman received his Doctor of Philosophy in Communications from The Union Institute and University.