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ACHE West Board of Directors

Michael Patton
Pacific Oaks College

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Michael Patton has several years’ experience in sales operations, leadership, management, and measurable success in increase of employee performance and professional employee development.

Valerie Delleville

Vice Chair
Western Governors University 

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Dr. Valerie A. Delleville has 20 years of experience in higher education spanning across training, teaching, program development, enrollment management, strategic partnerships, student services, international education, and alternative learning forms for college credit. She has published and presented nationally on adult education, enrollment management, student retention, CBE, PLA, and optimizing military/veteran student success. 

Alex Read
Past Chair

California State University, Sacramento

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Alex Read develops, designs, implements, and delivers professional development programs for the College of Continuing Education at Sacramento State. He is responsible for a portfolio of certificate and customized contract training programs. In a leadership role with the organization, Alex creates a team environment that fosters collaboration and growth of the department. In addition to these responsibilities, Alex assists in operationalizing our strategic plans to meet the goals and objectives of the university.

Melanie Mitchell

Oregon State University

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Melanie Mitchell is the Director of Continuing and Professional Education at Oregon State University's College of Business. Melanie works to engage businesses with the college and specifically with companies to develop and deliver custom employee training solutions that address their most pressing challenges.

Richard Rush

University of Victoria

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Richard Rush's primary focus with the University of Victoria, Division of Continuing Studies is program and business development. His secondary focus is helping others to make sense of the data that they have and helping them to use it well.

Over the years Richard has spoken at conferences on synchronous e-learning technologies, learning management system implementations and technology adoption and education. He has also consulted for a number of organizations.

Regina Cash

Cal State LA

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Regina Cash is the Associate Dean of Programs and Academic Programs for the College of Professional and Global Education (PaGE) at California State University, Los Angeles. Ms. Cash oversees all the credit and noncredit programming for the college, as well as corporate education and Semester in LA. Ms. Cash is a Certified Workforce Development Professional through the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals and has over 25 years of experience in this field.