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Corey Pruitt

Interim Vice President of Academic Affairs

Corey Pruitt, Ed.D., is a thought leader in employee engagement, employee innovation and human performance strategies who has more than 15 years of experience serving academic and business sectors.

He has used his unique blend of experiences in psychology, business leadership and higher education to help Rio Salado and other educational institutions and businesses create innovative solutions.

He also serves as a key presenter for the college and has hosted hundreds of keynote presentations and development workshops in the areas of business leadership, employee engagement and innovation.

Pruitt holds a bachelor’s degree in human communication from Colorado Christian University, a master’s degree in psychology from Capella University and a doctorate in higher education leadership from Northern Arizona University.

Pruitt has served Rio Salado as a faculty member, assistant dean, dean, chief operating officer and interim vice president of academic affairs.