Manuel "Buddy" Ramos

Dr. Buddy Ramos’ career includes 30 years of experience working in higher education. He specializes in helping colleges and universities integrate people, processes and technology. He is currently working as a Higher Education Strategist for Highpoint Technology Solutions (www.mhighpoint.com).  Highpoint specializes in expanding the functionality of PeopleSoft Solutions.  Buddy's professional career includes experience as a campus Student Development Administrator, and working in the private sector for companies such as IBM, PeopleSoft, Oracle CIBER, and now Highpoint.  Buddy is a Past President of the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA), an organization of over 12,000 members professionally engaged in academic advising; helping students in higher education realize their dreams and achieve their full potential.

Dr. Ramos received his Doctorate from the University of Kansas and his Bachelors and Masters Degrees from the University of Central Missouri.