Mr. Richard Staisloff brings more than two decades of leadership positions in higher education, including work with public and private, two- and four-year institutions, higher education commissions, and State legislatures. In 2010, he used his expertise to found rpkGROUP, which supports colleges, universities and other non-profits with their growth and reallocation strategies.
Staisloff has worked with institutions nationwide, helping them to combine a mission and market approach to strategic planning and business development. He is a leading voice in the development of a new business model for higher education, working closely with, NACUBO, the Council and Independent Colleges, and the Delta Cost Project, as well as AGB. With others, Staisloff developed new metrics around cost, price, and finance for the higher education sector.
Prior to this work with the rpkGroup, Staisloff served as vice president for finance and administration at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland, part of the founding team of Carroll Community College, a finance policy analyst for the Maryland Higher Education Commission, and part of the the Maryland General Assembly House Committee on Ways and Means.
Staisloff received his B.A. from Loyola College in Maryland and an M.A. from The American University.