As newly-elected board members of the Chancellor University Alumni Association, each of our distinguished alumni has a success story that accompanies the degrees they have earned with our long-standing institution. Take a quick look below at some of the exciting things our board members are doing with their education:
Michael Tyler – President
Michael Tyler’s business experience began after he earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Myers University in 2004. Shortly thereafter he was promoted to Operations Manager of a small firm in the automotive industry and obtained his MBA, which he completed in just 11 months. In 2005, his capacity changed to Vice President of Human Resources and Vice President of Operations for two different manufacturing corporations. Michael enjoys using logistics to strategizing business methods for solutions, implementing business security, creating win-win business scenarios for profit, and mentoring managers for future career success. Currently, Michael works with Nationwide Insurance and in his free time enjoys playing keyboards with his band and taking his classic car for rides around town.
Anthony Bateman – Vice President
Anthony Bateman graduated from Chancellor/Myers University in 2006 with a Master of Business Administration and is a first generation college student. Anthony holds 29 years of combined education and experience in the business field. He has spent time working as an independent contractor, entrepreneur and research analyst. His education spans a variety of subject matters, including computer aided drafting, business, management and strategic intelligence. When Anthony is not working, he enjoys dancing and singing, cooking and the outdoors.
Harvey Justmann – Treasurer
Harvey Justmann is a seasoned international businessperson who has made more than 70 trips to the Far East. As a Management Consultant to small businesses, Harvey is able to utilize his organizational skills and abilities to reduce manufacturing costs for business owners by as much as 50%. Harvey served on the Executive Board of his Synagogue’s Board of Trustees, having held positions as Treasurer and Fundraising chairperson. Harvey has attended several schools of higher learning, including Myers University, and is currently enrolled as a senior at Chancellor University, working toward his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. For relaxation, Harvey enjoys music, watching sporting events, movies and spending time with family and friends.
Kelli Jackson – Secretary
Kelli Jackson is a native of Cleveland and works at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation's Access to Care facility. Kelli has held various administrative and finance positions as a civil servant for the federal government. In her previous position, she worked for the Department of Consular Affairs at the State Department as an Adjudicator. Kelli is also a licensed realtor. Kelli earned her BSBA from Myers University in 2005, and completed her MBA at Chancellor University in 2011. In her community, Kelli volunteers for the Cleveland branch of the American Heart Association (AHA) and participates in the AHA's Annual HeartWalk. Kelli likes to discover new and exciting places with her husband, son and cocker spaniel, Bella.