Beth Garland is Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at Ultimate Medical Academy where she leads initiatives to improve and support the school’s career outcomes for students. She cultivated the Alumni Services team, which is designed around UMA’s strategic priority to empower alumni to achieve long-term career success, and a Regional Business Development team to match UMA graduates to healthcare jobs.
Prior to joining UMA in December 2015, Garland held the role of Chief Business Officer and Executive Director for Innovative Education, the online and continuing education unit of the University of South Florida. She also served in senior leadership roles for multiple startups in the education space, including Apollidon Learning and Mindgate Media.
Garland holds a B.A. in English from Vanderbilt University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.