Dr. Grady Batchelor is Vice President and Dean of the School of Continuing and Professional Studies at American Public University System. In addition, Grady is president of Grady Batchelor & Associates, Inc., an award-winning consulting and coaching practice in business since 1997.
Grady earned a Doctorate in management from Colorado Technical University, an MBA in advanced management studies from Touro University International, an MA in management and a BS in management of human resources from Bellevue University, and two Associate degrees from the Community College of the Air Force. Grady is a Professional Certified Coach through the International Coach Federation, a Certified Professional Coach (C.P.C.) graduating from The Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC), an International Coach Federation (ICF) Accredited Coach Training Program, a Certified Management Consultant (CMC®) from the Institute of Management Consultants USA, a Certified Manager (CM) from the Institute of Certified Professional Managers, and a Fellow of the Strategic Planning Society. Grady is a Certified DISC trainer, an Energy Leadership Index™ Master Practitioner (ELI-MP), qualified to administer the MBTI instrument, and he is a certified trainer in diversity & inclusion, cross-cultural awareness, and emotional intelligence.