Birmingham-based Education Corporation of America has promoted Dr. Paul Carrio as President of Virginia College School of Business and Health in Chattanooga. He previously served as Academic Dean at the campus.
ECA CEO Tom Moore said, "Although Dr. Carrio has only been with us for a short time, he quickly developed a reputation for leadership among the faculty and staff. His background in both education and business will make him a strong leader for this great campus in a wonderful city."
Prior to coming to Virginia College, Dr. Carrio spent eight years in academic leadership roles at other institutions, including serving as director of education at Kaplan University in Atlanta and as dean at the University of Phoenix. He earned the Ph.D. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Capella University. He earned the Master of Science in Counseling Psychology and a bachelors degree in Psychology, both from Dominican University of California.
Dr. Carrio and his family are in the process of relocating to Chattanooga from Atlanta. (Chattanoogan)