Jim Hundrieser is the inaugural vice president for consulting services at NACUBO. He oversees the practice’s work in providing institutions new strategies to match ambition with aspiration. He focuses on revenue growth, new program development, financial restoration, building capacity, providing pragmatic solutions, and conducting operational assessments.
Prior to joining NACUBO, Hundrieser was the managing director at AGB Institutional Strategies, where he focused on institutional sustainability with strategies to grow, partner, or build strategic business models. He has served as an institutional vice president at two private and one public university. He most recently served as vice president for enrollment and student affairs at Plymouth State University.
At Plymouth State, he reengineered efforts of the undergraduate admissions department, which resulted in two straight years of record first-year enrollment with more college-ready students. As vice president of student development at Lynn University, he led an effort that increased first to second-year retention rates by eight percent in two years. Jim also was the vice president for strategic enrollment management at Noel-Levitz. There he worked with more than 50 campuses to create strategic enrollment plans, comprehensive retention strategies, and campus workshops on improving the quality of student life and learning.
He holds a BS from Northern Michigan University, an MEd from Plymouth State University, and a PhD in leadership and education from Barry University.