WELCOME to our new Chair of the Adult Learners Workgroup!

CFCAN would like to welcome Brian Lucas as the new Chair of the Adult Learners Workgroup! Read his bio below. In 2018 the Adult Learners workgroup will prioritize influencing the culture
in Central Florida to be encouraging towards adult learners. They will also focus on expanding FAFSA completion efforts to target more adult learners. To join the Adult Learners Workgroup or learn more, you can contact Brian at Brian.Lucas@phoenix.edu

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"For the past 12 years, Brian Lucas has been dedicated to enriching lives through higher education at University of Phoenix. Brian currently serves as the Campus Director for the University of Phoenix – Central Florida Campus where he oversees the market and community outreach strategy for the Orlando and Tampa markets while maintaining a focus on classroom excellence and student experience for the thousands of students in the Central Florida market. He began his career with the University of Phoenix in 2006 and has worked in the enrollment, training & development, and campus services departments of the University.

Brian holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Faulkner University (2004), a Master of Science in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Valdosta State University (2006), and a Master of Science in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix (2009).

In the community, Brian actively supports the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Florida & Tampa Bay through volunteer activities and service as a judge for the State Youth of the Year program. He is a member of the Florida Association of Postsecondary Schools and Colleges (FAPSC) and currently serves on the FAPSC Legislative Committee. He is also active as a member of the Central Florida College Access Network (CFCAN) & Central Florida Hotel and Lodging Association (CFHLA). Brian is also a proud graduate of Leadership Orlando hosted by the Central Florida Partnership as a member of Class 91.

A native of Mobile, Alabama, Brian loves to spend time with his family (wife and 1 son) and friends. He is a passionate sports fan and loves to attend live sporting events. His others passions included reading, listening to podcasts & music, and playing golf."