DAMIAN A. RIVIEZ
Dr. Riviez has over 25 years of academia and industry experience in teaching, research, operations, training and consulting. Among his key achievements was serving as advisor and consultant for numerous global enterprises in the public and private sector including, Ministries of Education (GCC), Economic Development Agencies, various U.S. Embassies, and Municipalities in the public sector; and in the private sector Walt Disney World, Metro Media Hospitality Enterprises, and various non-profit organizations.
Additionally, Dr. Riviez has also directed numerous start-up organizations in the areas of education and small business development. He has served on numerous industry and community advisory boards in the educational and services sector and continues to provide outreach in training and advisory services.
Dr. Riviez earned his Ph.D. in Educational Administration from the State University of New York (SUNY) in the United States, focusing on educational leadership and organizational development. His diverse cultural background and international experience encompasses working in 12 countries on four continents. His passion entails researching and developing new applications in leadership, organizational development, and special needs.