As the Chief Operating Officer, Corey focuses on organizational and operational strategy. Corey was formerly dean of instruction and community development at Rio Salado College. In addition to his experience as a dean and the Rio Salado faculty chair of communication, Corey served previously as an assistant dean at Western International University and also was the founding Chief Executive Officer of a national workforce training company. Corey's unique blend of experience in psychology and business have positioned him as an innovator and thought leader specializing in professional development in the areas of communication, motivation, leadership, learning and performance improvement. Corey has obtained an undergraduate degree in Human Communication and a Master’s degree in Psychology. He also holds the following certifications: Certified in Advanced Motivational Interviewing and Behavior Change, Certified Master Communicator, Certified Performance Communicator, Certified Neurolinguistic Practitioner, Certified Prosci Change Management Practitioner.