Dr. Durr - Vice President for Business Development
Dr. Richard E. Durr, Ed.D.
Vice President for Business Development
Dr. Durr is Vice President of American Charter Schools, Inc., which is implementing three charter schools in South Florida in the fall of 2014.
The schools will be established under the CHAMPS Charter School name with two elementary charter schools in Palm Beach County and a career prep charter school in Broward County, FL.
He is an Adjunct Professor for Palm Beach Atlantic University and Florida Atlantic University.
He received his Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton,FL, with a dissertation on Readiness for Self-Directed Learning in Industry.
Additionally, he received his Master of Science degree in Management Science and Bachelor of Science degree in Social Sciences from the State University of New York, Binghamton, NY, and Utica/Rome, NY, respectively.
Dr. Durr spent 25 years with Motorola University and served as Director of Learning and Development for the Boynton Beach, FL, facility managing the delivery of learning solutions to 5,000 employees.
He also managed a design and development team which produced online learning solutions that were accessible to over 100,000 employees worldwide.
From 2006-08 Richard
implemented the Wellington, FL, campus for Palm Beach Atlantic University
wife also founded a private Christian school which was an evolution from their homeschooling efforts when their children were in elementary school.
wife live in Wellington, FL, and have three grown children and four grandchildren.