Terry Hartle, who has led the lobbying efforts of upper training’s most seen affiliation for 3 many years, has introduced that he’ll retire on the finish of this 12 months.
As senior vp for presidency relations and public affairs on the American Council on Training since 1993, and earlier than that as a key aide to former senator Edward M. Kennedy, Hartle has been a central participant in nearly each public coverage problem involving schools and universities because the Reagan administration.
A message to the ACE workers from President Ted Mitchell mentioned, “We have now by no means wanted him greater than within the final couple of years. In the course of the pandemic, Terry and his crew had been instrumental in spearheading the work the upper training associations did collectively to make sure that roughly $78 billion in desperately wanted COVID-relief funding was allotted by Congress to college students and our establishments.”
Though Hartle labored for only one affiliation, ACE, it strives to talk broadly for greater training. So Hartle’s position usually entailed making an attempt to symbolize the pursuits of sectors of faculties that had been typically at odds. Hartle has additionally been a frequent explainer of upper training coverage and nationwide politics to individuals who work in greater training, via dozens of speeches a 12 months making an attempt to make sense of Washington.
Hartle has additionally been a supply to many journalists, together with these at Inside Greater Ed. He has appeared in additional than 300 articles in these pages since 2005.