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Graduate School USA Officially Names Jack Maykoski, President and Chief Executive Officer

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Posted on Jan 08, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 6, 2017 Contact: Kim Price-Harwood – (202) 314-3347 - Kim.PriceHarwood@graduateschool.edu

Washington, DC…… The Board of Trustees of Graduate School USA (GSUSA) has announced the appointment of Jack Maykoski as President and CEO. Maykoski had previously served as Interim President and CEO of The Graduate School since March 2016.

Maykoski was also formerly Vice President for Training and Program Management with oversight for leadership development and government training services, contract administration, and customer service. With more than thirty years in the fields of professional development and training, and international development, he has extensive experience leading results-oriented capacity-building programs and providing technical assistance in many regions of the world. He has served on a number of boards and is currently President of the International Consortium for Government Financial Management.

“The Board of Trustees is pleased that Jack has accepted the position of President and CEO. The Graduate School has served as a leading provider of training and education to government employees and many others throughout its 95 year history,” said Dr. Merle Pierson, Chairman of the Board of Trustees. “Jack has done an excellent job as interim President and CEO in furthering the development of excellence in training and education programs and services,” he added.

Prior to his career with Graduate School USA, Maykoski worked for the U.S. Peace Corps in several capacities: as Country Director for three countries; as Chief of Operations in Washington, DC; and as a training director supporting Peace Corps Volunteers throughout the world.

Maykoski holds a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Minnesota.

ABOUT GRADUATE SCHOOL USA (GSUSA) Founded in 1921, Graduate School USA (GSUSA) is an independent, nonprofit educational institution based in Washington, DC, offering workforce training and services across the U.S. and around the world.

The organization is a leading provider of professional development and training courses for the federal government and the private sector, serving organizations and individuals with programs designed to support organizational missions, career and occupational development, and the personal ambitions of adult learners.

GSUSA’s courses and programs are delivered by instructors with real-world government experience, and include customized training solutions, distance education, leadership training, and evening and weekend programs (in the Washington, DC area) for personal and professional enrichment.

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