Randi Reich Cosentino
Chief Academic Officer

Higher Ed

  • Admission
  • Applications
  • Workforce development
  • Costs
  • Financial aid
  • Value of college
  • Community colleges
  • Advanced degrees
  • Public opinion and advocacy

Randi Reich Cosentino is chief academic officer at Guild Education, a marketplace designed to support the working adult learner through partnerships with Fortune 1000 companies, and non-profit universities. Cosentino is responsible for academic partnerships and operations, and student success/coaching. Previously, Cosentino served as chief operating officer of Quad Learning/American Honors, where she oversaw admissions, operations, student support, and the teaching and learning center. Before that, Cosentino served as provost and chief academic officer for Strayer University, and in a number of other senior roles for 13 years. Prior to joining Strayer, Cosentino co-founded and managed the business and strategic development for Mascot Network as well as serving several years in city government with the city of New York as the assistant director in the Mayor’s Office of Transportation. Cosentino holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and political science from the University of Pennsylvania, a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard University, and an doctorate degree in higher education, also from the University of Pennsylvania.