Gregory Marino is president and chief executive officer of the Kaplan Higher and Professional Education, a leader in online and campus-based postsecondary education that leverages technology to help adult learners achieve their academic and professional goals.
He is responsible for managing the business operations for Kaplan University, a regionally accredited institution that offers associate's, bachelor's, and master's degrees, including a juris doctor degree offered through Concord Law School. He oversees thousands of employees across the country who are responsible for providing personalized services for students and maintaining the high-quality standards of Kaplan University's educational programs.
Marino helped build the University's student-focused service model and innovative technology platform from the ground up, which has played an integral role in the unparalleled growth and success of the University's online division. Through his unique leadership style, he motivates his team to strive for continuous improvement and innovation, creating a dynamic and entrepreneurial work environment.
Marino holds an MBA and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Maryland University College. He serves on the board of trustees of Scholarship America, is a member of the Young Presidents' Organization, and was a recipient of Business Leader Magazine's South Florida Movers & Shakers Award for 2009.