Paul Sargent has been appointed director of admissions at Erie Business Center (EBC).
In his new role, Sargent is responsible for stafﬁng, supervising, training and managing a goal-oriented admissions team. He also is charged with setting and meeting strategic admissions goals, developing and managing his department’s budget, collaborating to develop marketing tools and ensuring compliance with all accreditation and state regulations.
Sargent earned a bachelor’s degree in international business and business administration from Thiel College and a graduate degree in international business from the University of Economics in Prague, Czech Republic. He previously held positions at the London School of Business and Finance in both Prague and Toronto, along with various roles including sales manager for the Americas and Central Europe, and education consultant. Additionally, he worked as an ESL (English as a Secondary Language) instructor and lesson coordinator at the Sentia Language School in Prague.