Russ Poulin leading WCET and serving as WICHE VP of technology-enhanced education

Russ Poulin leading WCET and serving as WICHE VP of technology-enhanced education

Russ Poulin, newly appointed vice president of WCET
Russ Poulin
WCET vice president

Russ Poulin has been appointed vice president of technology-enhanced education for WICHE and executive director of WCET (WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies), WICHE President Demarée Michelau announced at the organization’s biannual meeting in Bismarck, N.D.

In his new role, which he assumed June 1, Poulin leads WCET’s team of 12 executing an array of programs and initiatives related to higher education and technology, and oversees a network of 385 WCET-member colleges, universities, and other North American organizations encompassing 6,000 active WCET constituents.

Poulin, who has served as WCET senior director of policy, analysis, and strategic alliances for the past several years, was hired in 1994 from the North Dakota University System, where he coordinated distance education. Over the years, he has become a linchpin contributor and leader for WCET in nearly all facets of its operations and has been instrumental in building its membership network. Read more here