BOSTON, Mass. (April 11, 2017) – Shorelight Education, a leader in international education that provides exceptional U.S. university experiences to students from around the world, today announced the hiring of David Stremba as Senior Vice President, Global Solutions. Stremba will be tasked with implementing a comprehensive, long-term business development strategy to build relationships with university leadership to expand options for students, drive institutional growth and create new revenue streams.
Stremba joins Shorelight Global Solutions with extensive experience in the international education industry, most recently as the founder and principal of International Education Insights LLC, where he provided advisory and consulting services for secondary and higher education institutions, pathway providers, investors, private equity firms and equity analysts.
“David’s wealth of knowledge about international education and his proven leadership in the market makes him a valuable addition to the Shorelight Global Solutions team,” said Basil Cleveland, Senior Executive Vice President and Co-founder of Shorelight. “Bringing David onto the team underscores our commitment to expanding options for students and providing them with the best university experience possible.”
Stremba has experience working with U.S., U.K., Australian and Canadian universities and previously oversaw the strategic development of pathway operations in North America as Executive General Manager at Navitas. Prior to that, he was the Managing Director, North America at INTO University Partnerships, where he established the organization in the market and oversaw the planning, launch and management of INTO’s initial six university partnerships in the United States. Under his leadership, INTO grew its North American university partner network and student populations from the ground up. Stremba also spent time at Kaplan Inc., where he was instrumental in the development of Kaplan’s first university partnership in the United Kingdom.
Stremba holds a bachelor’s degree in international politics from Penn State University and an M.B.A. from Thunderbird School of Management. He is based in San Diego, Calif.
About Shorelight Education
Shorelight Education is reinventing the international education experience for students worldwide. Based in Boston, the company partners with top-ranked, nonprofit American universities to build comprehensive programs and services that are both high-touch and technology-driven to help talented students succeed on campus and become globally minded alumni.