Bettyjo Bouchey, Ed.D.

Adjunct Faculty,
Department of Leadership and Administration

Dr. Bettyjo Bouchey has enjoyed an extensive history in higher education leadership, serving in roles at smaller institutions including vice president, provost, and dean, to her most cherished role as faculty member. In the years leading to her tenure in higher education, Dr. Bouchey worked for and lead several high-tech start-up firms in upstate New York.

Dr. Bouchey believes that everyone deserves the opportunity to pursue post-secondary education and that ACE is a great place to do this. She is known for combining her deep understanding of pedagogy with caring, hands-on leadership of students, faculty, and staff. She is an avid discussion facilitator and finds ways to connect to online students through the use of video, audio, and other personalized methods in order to build and sustain long-lasting relationships with her students.

Outside of her work in higher education, Dr. Bouchey is a tireless advocate for epilepsy awareness and serves on the Board of Advisors for the Epilepsy Foundation of Indiana. She is also is an Epilepsy Innovation Institute pilot tester for the Epilepsy Foundation of America.


  • Doctorate in Education
    Northeastern University
  • Master's in Management
    Northeastern University
  • Bachelor's in Psychology
    University of Albany

Research Interests

  • Higher education leadership
  • Innovation in applied business education