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What’s a “Maven”?
So why the moniker, higheredmaven? What’s a maven, you may ask.
A maven is a trusted expert in a particular field, who seeks to pass knowledge on to others. It has Hebrew origins and means “one who understands, based on an accumulation of knowledge.”
Short Bio on Author:
I have 14 years of professional experience in both secondary and postsecondary education. I have worked as a high school teacher; as a professional staff member at a major public research university, a professional school, a state higher education coordinating board; and in an executive position at a community college management board. I have a Bachelor’s in Education, a Master’s of Public Administration, and PhD in Education Administration.