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Game Changers with Provost Poulter
November 18, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Join the Conductor for Game Changers with Provost Patricia Poulter of the University of Central Arkansas.
Dr. Patty Poulter is the Provost and Executive Vice President of the University of Central Arkansas. UCA is a Carnegie Class Doctoral/Professional University, with an enrollment of approximately 11,000 students.
Before coming to UCA, Dr. Poulter held leadership and faculty positions at both Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw Georgia, and Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, IL.
Dr. Poulter is frequently invited to speak on the topics of Higher Education Leadership, Arts Advocacy, Women in Leadership, Creative Economic Ecosystems, and the role of the Arts in Community. She has given numerous presentations at national and international conferences on the topics of disruptive leadership, incorporating high-impact practices into curriculum for student success, dealing with controversial issues in the arts on a university campus, and making your campus a cultural center.
Dr. Poulter also has served on boards primarily focusing on advocacy for at-risk children, public arts, and arts advocacy.
Dr. Poulter earned a Doctoral degree in Education in Music from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. In addition, Dr. Poulter holds a Bachelor of Music in Music Education, and a Master of Music in Choral Conducting, both from Eastern Illinois University.
In addition, she is a pianist, bluegrass musician, blogger, world traveler, art collector, (with a special interest in outsider artists), and an intrepid explorer and photographer of abandoned spaces and buildings. She has two daughters and three grandsons who bring her great joy.
Don’t miss a chance to hear about Patty’s life and business advice, and network over food! This event is free and open to the public!
*Masks are required inside while on UCA campus*
8:00 a.m. – Doors Open + Food + Networking
8:30 p.m. – Chat with Provost Poulter
9:00 a.m. – Networking