Dr. Jim Hundrieser is the associate managing principal of AGB Institutional Strategies. His consulting practice includes supporting institutions with strategic decision making around their academic portfolio through cost/benefit analysis. Over his 30-year career in higher education, Jim has served in a variety of roles from an institutional vice president, to consultant, to faculty member, to residence hall director. Prior to joining AGB Institutional Strategies, Jim led the reengineering efforts of Plymouth State University’s undergraduate admissions department, which resulted in two straight years of record first-year enrollment with more college ready students. As vice president of student development at Lynn University, he led an effort that increased first to second-year retention rates by 8 percent in two years. Jim also served in a senior role consulting for Noel-Levitz as their Vice President for Strategic Enrollment Management. There he worked with more than 50 campuses to create strategic enrollment plans, comprehensive retention strategies, and campus workshops on improving the quality of student life and learning. He holds a BS from Northern Michigan University, an MEd from Plymouth State University, and a PhD in leadership and education from Barry University (FL).