Marianne Boeke is a Senior Associate at NCHEMS. Marianne works on a variety of long and short-term projects including ones associated with the Aspen Institute, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Lumina Foundation for Education, National Science Foundation (NSF), Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE), WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET), State Authorization Network (SAN), and USA Funds.
Prior to joining NCHEMS in February 2004, Marianne worked for five years as a staff associate at WCET, managing the FIPSE funded project, Technology Costing Methodology (TCM), the Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT) Project, and assisted with membership services. Marianne has also held administrative positions at The American University, the University of Denver, and the Western Governors University (WGU).
Marianne holds a Ph.D. in higher education from the University of Denver, a master’s degree from The American University, and a bachelor’s degree from San Jose State University. Her areas of specialization and interests include: evaluation, qualitative research, accreditation, post-secondary attainment, technology and costing issues in higher education, competence based education, state authorization (compliance issues), and federal/state regulations.