Education

TIM COST

PRESIDENT, JACKSONVILLE UNIVERSITY, JACKSONVILLE

JU enrolls more than 4,000 students. Cost, once a pitcher on JU’s baseball team, returned to the university as president in 2013 after a corporate career that included work at PepsiCo, Kodak and large biopharmaceutical companies. He’s been active in civic affairs and local economic development efforts while raising millions for the school and developing partnerships between JU and businesses, including Baptist Health, Mayo Clinic, Brooks Rehabilitation and Florida Blue.

EDUCATION Jacksonville University (BS), University of Rochester (MBA)
SOMETHING NEW I’ve worked hard to become proficient and insightful regarding vaccine development and delivery.
ADMIRES Guidewell President and CEO Pat Geraghty
SABBATICAL TOPIC Origins of religion
READING iGen, by Dr. Jean Twenge; Thinking, Fast and Slow, by Daniel Kahneman; Pinpoint, by Greg Milne

Randy Avent

Florida Polytechnic University

ALEXANDER N. CARTWRIGHT

University of Central Florida

Alberto Carvalho

Miami-Dade County Public Schools

GARY CHARTRAND

Children's Movement

GRANT H. CORNWELL

ROLLINS COLLEGE

Tim Cost

Jacksonville University

Marshall Criser III

State University System

Julio Frenk

University of Miami

Kent Fuchs

University of Florida

BRENT GOLDMAN

XCEED PREPARATORY ACADEMY

Jonathan Hage

Charter Schools USA

Gregory Adam Haile

Broward College

George Hanbury

Nova Southeastern University

Garry Jones

Full Sail University

John Kelly

Florida Atlantic University

Anne Kerr

Florida Southern College

John Kirtley

Step Up for Students

Greg Marino

Kaplan North America

Andres Moreno

Open Education

Ava Parker

Palm Beach State College

MADELINE PUMARIEGA

Miami Dade College

Mark Rosenberg

Florida International University

MARTHA D. SAUNDERS

UNIVERSITY OF WEST FLORIDA

Larry Thompson

Ringling College of Art and Design

Richard Weissman

The Learning Experience