Maria Hesse Bio

Maria HesseMaria Hesse serves as Vice Provost for Academic Partnerships at Arizona State University, helping to create and sustain productive relationships with community colleges and other organizations. Prior to joining ASU in 2009, Dr. Hesse served as President and Chief Executive Officer for Chandler-Gilbert Community College. Maria holds a Master of Business Administration from Arizona State University, has Master and Doctoral degrees in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University, and is a graduate of the Harvard Institute for Educational Management. She has served as a consultant to other colleges from Florida to California, and is very active in a number of non-profit organizations in the community.