Fernando Leon Garcia

Fernando Léon-García, PhD

Centro de Enseñanza Técnica Y Superior (CETYS) University
Member-at-Large, NAFSA Board of Directors

Fernando León-García, PhD, has been president of CETYS University since 2010, leading the institution to accreditation in the United States (WASC, ACBSP, ABET) and to one of the most internationalized universities in Mexico. Prior, he served as chancellor of City University of Seattle’s International Division. León-García is president-elect of the International Association of University Presidents. He currently serves or has served on boards and advisory groups for the following: WASC, AGB, CIGE ACE, HACU, CASE, Universia Mexico, CONAHEC, ANUIES and FIMPES. León-García holds a doctoral degree in educational administration and policy analysis from Stanford University as well as a BS in industrial engineering from CETYS University.