Oct 23, 2017
Dobbertin, a seasoned C-suite executive with over two decades of domestic and international experience in the education technology sector, will lead 2U's efforts to further improve upon its industry-leading track record of quality clinical placements and student retention, satisfaction, and outcomes.
"As our partner portfolio continues to expand and the post-enrollment services team grows to keep pace, John brings the operational and strategic expertise necessary to advance and improve our services for students, faculty and university partners," said
Dobbertin joins 2U from Helix Education where he served as chief operating officer, overseeing the marketing, retention and enrollment services divisions. Prior to Helix Education, Dobbertin was senior vice president of business operations and services at Pearson eCollege, managing all partner-facing aspects of the platform, and general manager of Pearson EQUELLA in
Jenkins, who brings over 15 years of experience in executive-level communication roles, will oversee all external communications and engagement efforts at 2U. She joins the company after nearly four years as senior vice president of external affairs at the
"Adora is a consummate pro and a highly-respected communicator and strategic thinker who brings a great mix of experience from her time in government and the tech sector," said
As a national cabinet-level spokesperson and media advisor in the
The arrival of Dobbertin and Jenkins continues 2U's investment in building out a world class executive team.
2U partners with great colleges and universities to build what we believe is the world's best digital education. Our platform provides a comprehensive fusion of technology, services and data architecture to transform high-quality and rigorous campus-based universities into the best digital versions of themselves. 2U's No Back Row® approach allows qualified students and working professionals around the world to experience a first-rate university education and successful outcomes. To learn more, visit 2U.com.
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