Fernando León-García, PhD

Centro de Enseñanza Técnica Y Superior (CETYS) University

Fernando León-García, PhD, has served as president of Centro de Enseñanza Técnica Y Superior University (CETYS) University since 2010, leading the institution to institutional and program accreditation in the United States (WASC, ACBSP, ABET) and one of the highest study abroad rates among universities in Mexico. He was previously chancellor of City University of Seattle’s International Division, covering campuses, sites, and programs across the Americas, Europe, and Asia. León-García is president-elect of the IAUP, chair of ACE’s CIGE, and a member of different boards, commissions, and advisory councils such as WASC, CASE, AGB, HACU, CONAHEC, Universia-México, and FIMPES. León-García holds a doctoral degree in educational administration and policy analysis, an MA in international development education from Stanford University, as well as a BA in industrial engineering from CETYS University.