Michael Lewis

Dr. Michael Lewis

Advisory Board Meeting

Favorite Quote: “It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.” – Epictetus


Michael is a native of Cleveland, Ohio and is a proud military veteran, serving in the United States Navy. Michael holds advanced college degrees, and is a graduate of the Executive Management Program at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

In addition to being a retired police officer, Michael’s professional background also includes being an educator, higher education administrator, researcher, published author, business owner, and realtor.

Michael is a visionary, values based leader, with over 20 years of experience in higher education who builds strong networking relationships and leverages viable and relevant skills in-order to achieve sustainable success and professional oriented results.

Michael remains active in volunteer community organizations and leadership roles to include being on the local school board, community planning and re-development committees, and executive boards assisting those in need of preparation for basic high school education requirements in the Cleveland area.

Michael is truly committed both personally and professionally in the pursuit of excellence, and to a life of service to others. 


  • Ph.D., Walden University
  • M.S., Criminal Justice Administration, Tiffin University