Seasoned executive and visionary leader will also help with expanding AllCampus’ corporate partnership network
Chicago (February 8, 2022) –– AllCampus, which partners with leading, traditional higher education institutions to grow online enrollment and maximize market share, today announced the addition of Dee M. Robinson to its advisory council as the company expands its offerings in upskilling, reskilling and certificate programs, as well as its corporate partnership network.
Robinson brings more than three decades of experience as a visionary leader and innovative entrepreneur to AllCampus. In her new role on the company’s advisory council, Robinson will guide the development of upskilling and reskilling opportunities with AllCampus’ university partners that meet the evolving needs of working professionals and growing companies. She will also leverage her vast experience to help AllCampus continue developing and expanding its network of corporate partners.
“The corporate world is at a crossroads right now –– and the way organizations develop and upskill their employees must change to meet these demands,” said Robinson. “AllCampus and the work that it does with its partner institutions and corporations is on the cutting edge of this evolution, and its advisory council is made up of true visionaries in higher education. I look forward to joining this team to help professionals of all ages achieve their goals and make a positive impact on the world through education.”
Prior to joining AllCampus’ advisory council, Robinson founded and served as president and CEO of Robinson Hill, Inc., a food, beverage and retail concessions management company with operations in travel and tourism hubs from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport to Washington Reagan National Airport. During her time overseeing the organization, she spearheaded joint ventures and partnerships with iconic companies and brands such as Hudson Group, Ben & Jerry’s, Frontera Grill and Potbelly Sandwich Works. Robinson also has previous experience at Leo Burnett and Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products, and has authored several books, including “Courage by Design: Ten Commandments +1 for Moving Past Fear to Joy, Fulfillment and Purpose” (SoundWisdom), due for release in November 2022.
Robinson serves as board director for Athena Consumer Acquisition Corp, Accel Entertainment and Wintrust Bank, and is also a board member for C200 and PGA Reach. For her many contributions to both businesses and civic organizations, Robinson received the 2021 Fellowship Open National Civic Leadership Award. She has also been recognized as a History Maker, Chicago United Business Leader of Color, Private Company Director Magazine’s Director to Watch, WomenInc.’s 2019 Most Influential Corporate Director and among the Top 100 Women of Influence.
“Throughout her career, Dee has proven that she has an innate ability to generate sustainable revenue growth by supporting new businesses and products, improving processes and inspiring the best from her employees,” said Joe Diamond, CEO of AllCampus. “We’re honored to have a seasoned leader, true visionary and active board and community member in Dee join our advisory council, and look forward to all that she will do to drive forward AllCampus’ mission of expanding access to and lowering the cost of higher education for all.”
Robinson holds an MBA in Marketing and Management Policy from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and a BA in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania. She also completed an executive education program in Building a High-Performing Business from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.
Launched in October 2021, AllCampus’ advisory council helps further the company’s mission of driving down the cost of and increasing access to education. Together, the advisory council advises current and prospective university partners on curriculum and program design, and works with AllCampus’ leaders to provide recommendations on the company’s own growth and advancement.
For more information on AllCampus’ advisory council and its members, please visit: www.allcampus.com/about-all-campus/advisory-council/. To learn more about AllCampus and its services and university partners, please visit: www.allcampus.com.
AllCampus creates value for leading universities by expanding their reach and cultivating relationships with students who seek to advance their lives through education. It offers comprehensive, tailored online program management (OPM) services, powered by industry-leading technology — all with the university’s unique identity and brand top of mind. It has built its reputation on delivering measurable results, being an honest broker, and providing high levels of service to its two primary constituencies: prospective and enrolled students, and university administrators. AllCampus’ deep research, powerful insights and understanding of current job market and employer needs helps its partners tailor their offerings to optimize student outcomes and return on investment. The company’s flexible payment and service options include bundled or unbundled offerings and fee-for-service management or a customized low and sustainable revenue share plan.