Dr. Sherry ManningChairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
...Dr. Sherry ManningChairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer Sherry Manning is Founder, Chairman and CEO of ECCI, since Fall 1988. Manning
has spent a lifetime of service to higher education, first as a faculty member in the Schools of Business at the University of Colorado and University of Kansas
, then as president of two institutions, Colorado Women's College
in Denver, Colorado, and Teikyo Marycrest University
in Davenport, Iowa.She has served on the Boards of Trustees of Fountain Valley School in Denver, Colorado; Regis University in Denver, Colorado; Teikyo Loretto Heights University in Denver, Colorado; and the University of Southern Colorado Foundation in Pueblo, Colorado. Dr. Manning
is a national speaker and author, most recently speaking on entrepreneurship and leadership at the graduate schools of business at Columbia University
in New York, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
, and Carlow College
, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She
has authored two books on telecommunications and higher education, Telecommunications and Higher Education: Leadership Perspectives, and Telecommunications and Higher Education: Issues, Opportunities, and Applications, and over 100 articles which have appeared in PHONE+ magazine, Knight Ridder Financial NEWS, and ECCI
NEWS. Dr. Manning earned a Ph.D. in Operations Research from the School of Business of the University of Colorado, a Master of Science degree in Mathematics from the College of William and Mary, and a Bachelor of Arts cum laude in Mathematics from Western Maryland College.
In 1979, Dr. Manning
was awarded an Lh.D. from her
alma mater, Western Maryland College
. Involved in many philanthropic and community affairs, Dr. Manning has served on the Boards of the Committee of 200, the Metropolitan Club, Solar Energy Research Institute, the Denver Symphony, the Colorado Association of Commerce and Industry, the National Conference of Christians and Jews, the Colorado Council for Economic Education, and the Blueprint for Colorado. She is a Director of Meyers Land and Cattle Corporation and the Manning Family Partnership.