Director of Strategic Planning and Assessment
Dr. Myra George is the Director of Strategic Planning and Assessment in the Office of Assessment and Accreditation at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She provides leadership for university strategic planning and academic program reviews, and she supports faculty and staff in utilizing assessment findings from these efforts for continuous improvement.
Prior to joining UNC Charlotte, Myra was a faculty member in the English Department at Milwaukee Area Technical College, where she also served as Faculty Chair for the 2021-2025 strategic plan and Divisional Assessment Chair. She has served as an accreditation peer reviewer for the Higher Learning Commission, conducting on and off site reviews. As well, she was a co-evaluator for student affairs programs. Myra has a special interest in measurement and assessment related to educational equity and inclusion. In addition to completing Cornell University certification in diversity and equity, she led her college’s equity and inclusion work for three years and was the first coordinator for its Center for Social Justice and Cultural Wealth. Myra holds a B.A.S. degree in English and Communications Media (Bennett College), an M.A. degree in English (The Ohio State University), and a doctorate in Community College Leadership from Ferris State University in Michigan.