Barbara Gross Davis

Title: Immediate Past President

Barbara Gross Davis is Vice President of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior Commission. WASC accredits four year colleges and universities in California, Hawaii and the Pacific Basin.  Prior to joining WASC, Barbara held a variety of administrative positions at the University of California, Berkeley, including Assistant Vice Chancellor, Equity and Inclusion; Assistant Vice Provost, Undergraduate Education; Assistant Vice Chancellor, Student Life-Educational Development; and Dean of Educational Development. She has written about and conducted workshops on topics related to teaching, learning and evaluation in higher education. Her book, Tools for Teaching, published by Jossey-Bass, is now in its second edition. Barbara received her BA, MA and PhD from the University of California, Berkeley.