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The New England Institute of Art Welcomes Tad Handley as its New President

By: The Art Institutes

March 21, 2014

The New England Institute of Art is pleased to announce that Tad Handley will serve as the new president.

“I am excited to be joining The New England Institute of Art, with its strong tradition of commitment to educational excellence,” said President Handley. “I look forward to working with our faculty and staff to serve our students in achieving their educational goals.”

Handley is no stranger to The Art Institute system of schools. He first served The Art Institutes as the President of The Art Institute of New York City from August 2010 - December 2012.  Since then, Handley has served as the Interim President for The Art Institute of Salt Lake City; The Art Institute of Dallas, a campus of South University; The Art Institutes International Kansas City and most recently The Art Institute of Charlotte, a campus of South University.  Prior to his numerous positions at The Art Institutes schools, Handley held positions as Executive Vice President at Lincoln College of New England, President at Clemens College, Vice President and Executive Director at Connecticut Culinary Institute, Academic Vice President for New England Culinary Institute, and Vice President of Operations at Connecticut Culinary Institute.

Handley holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from University of Connecticut and a Master of Business Administration from Western Governors University.

The New England Institute of Art is one of The Art Institutes, a system of over 50 schools throughout North America. Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change. Several institutions included in The Art Institutes system are campuses of South University or Argosy University. The New England Institute of Art is located at 10 Brookline Place West, Brookline, MA 02445.  ©2014 The Art Institutes International LLC.

By: The Art Institutes

March 21, 2014