STEPHANIE BAILEY is the North Carolina State Coordinator for the CAYG grant, working with both the University of North Carolina (UNC) System Office and the North Carolina Community College System. She has held various academic and student affair positions in the UNC system office, university and community colleges in North Carolina. Previously, she was the Director of Community College Partnerships for the UNC System office.
PATRICIA PILLSWORTH is Director of Academic Program Development for the Office of Academic Affairs at SUNY Empire State College. She manages the professional learning evaluation process at SUNY Empire; leads faculty teams as they conduct reviews of professional training and credentials; and is Empire’s liaison with the SUNY Central Administration for new academic programs. Previously she held positions as Assistant to the Dean and Project Manager at SUNY Empire.
BITSY COHN has held administrative positions in academic and student services departments in community colleges, state higher education systems, and state and national consultancy in adult education, developmental education, workplace learning assessment, and credit for prior learning (CPL). Current projects include learning credential ecosystem research (New York); systemwide professional development in CPL (Minnesota); statewide planning for college credit for work-based learning (Colorado).