Dr. Edward J. Leach is currently Executive Director of the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development at The University of Texas at Austin, and has been in this position since 2013. Prior to that, he was Vice President of Services and Programs at the League for Innovation in the Community College. And prior to that, Dr. Leach was Vice President of Human Resources and Provost of Special Programs and International Education at St. Petersburg College. Dr. Leach holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Administration from The University of Texas at Austin, as well as a Master of Education in Health Education from Miami University. He also has a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education from Eastern Kentucky University and an Associates of Science from Genesee Community College.