Lynn Gangone joined ACE in April 2015 as vice president for Leadership. She is a seasoned higher education leader with both campus- and association-based senior leadership experience and is responsible for guiding the Council’s suite of programming for current and future higher education leaders. She has conducted research and published in a number of areas, including women’s leadership and advancement and nonprofit organizational viability and change management.

Gangone most recently was the dean of Colorado Women’s College at the University of Denver (DU), and also was a clinical professor of higher education at DU’s Morgridge College of Education. Gangone has served higher education as a faculty member, administrator, association executive, and lobbyist and policy analyst, and is a former vice president of the Maryland Independent College and University Association.