Leadership
Our executive leadership team and board of directors are dedicated to making a major impact on postsecondary access and participation, facilitating successful student loan repayment and closing the nation's middle-skills gap.

Todd Steele, President, ECMC Education

As president of ECMC Education, Todd Steele leads all operational and development activities for ECMC Education. Such activities reflect a technology-driven approach to career and technical education, encompassing new program development, program delivery methodologies and modalities, and student services. Additionally, he leads ECMC Education's burgeoning employee partners initiative, in which partnerships holistically address specific employer talent gaps and improve students' educational return on investment.

Mr. Steele brings decades of experience as a postsecondary executive leader. Previously, Mr. Steele served as chief executive officer at Tribeca Flashpoint College, where he led the transformation of the former media arts academy into a four-year college. During his tenure, he helped the organization achieve impressive results in career services and industry partnerships, new degree program offerings and student enrollment. Mr. Steele also has significant experience acquiring, building and transforming postsecondary educational institutions and educational service businesses in the United States and abroad in a manner that has enhanced both institutional and student success.

Mr. Steele holds a master of business administration in finance from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and a bachelor's degree in economics from Northwestern University.