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DEF 14C
APOLLO EDUCATION GROUP INC filed this Form DEF 14C on 12/29/2014
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Ms. Bishop has been involved with Apollo Education Group since 1982, serving in many capacities, including Executive Vice President, External Affairs, Chief Communications Officer and Senior Vice President of Public Affairs. Her deep knowledge of and diverse experience at Apollo Education Group bring valuable institutional expertise to the Board.
Gregory W. Cappelli serves as Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Education Group. Mr. Cappelli has also been serving as Chairman of Apollo Global, Inc. (“Apollo Global”) since its inception in October 2007 and a director of Apollo Education Group since June 2007. Mr. Cappelli previously served as Executive Vice President of Global Strategy and Assistant to the Executive Chairman from April 2007 to April 2009. Before joining Apollo Education Group, Mr. Cappelli spent ten years as a research analyst for Credit Suisse, where he most recently served as Managing Director and Senior Research Analyst and founded the Credit Suisse Global Services Team. Before joining Credit Suisse, Mr. Cappelli held the position of Vice President and Senior Research Analyst at ABN AMRO.
Mr. Cappelli received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Indiana University and his Master of Business Administration from the Brennan School of Business at Dominican University. Mr. Cappelli serves on the National Board of Governors for the Boys and Girls Clubs of America and is also a member of the Board of Trustees for Dominican University. He is a former long-time board member of Everybody Wins!, New York.
As the Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Education Group and Chairman of Apollo Global, Mr. Cappelli brings to the Board the senior leadership perspective of Apollo Education Group, as well as his extensive knowledge of the proprietary education sector.
Dr. Dana H. Born has been a director of Apollo Education Group since March 2014 and is currently a member of the Audit and Compensation Committees. Since 2013, Dr. Born has been a lecturer in public policy at the Center for Public Leadership at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government and a Senior Consultant for the Authentic Leadership Institute, a leadership consulting firm. She previously served two terms as the Dean of the Faculty at the United States Air Force Academy where she also served as Chair of the Academy’s Behavioral Sciences and Leadership Department. Dr. Born served in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in 2009 and 2011; as Squadron Commander from 2000 to 2002; as Deputy Chief of Personnel Issues Team for the Department of the Air Force (DC/S Personnel) from 1998 to 2000; as Speechwriter, Policy Analyst and Aide to the Secretary of the Air Force from 1997 to 1998; as Assistant Director for recruiting research and analysis for the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Force Management Policy) from 1994 to 1997; and as an Exchange Officer with the Royal Australian Air Force from 1986 to 1989. A graduate with distinction of the United States Air Force Academy, Dr. Born holds a Master of Science in Experimental Psychology from Trinity University, a Master of Arts in Research Psychology from the University of Melbourne, and a Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from Penn State University. She is the recipient of the Air Force Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Secretary of the Air Force’s Eugene M. Zuckert Management Award and the Air Force Association’s Hoyt S. Vandenberg Award for Aerospace Education. Dr. Born is a member of the International Women’s Forum (Massachusetts), Past-President of the American Psychological Association (Society for Military Psychology), a member of the Board of Trustees of the United States Air Force Academy’s Falcon Foundation serving on the Scholarship Committee, and an accreditor with the North Central Association Higher Learning Commission.
Dr. Born’s extensive military experience provides the Board with senior leadership, management and operations expertise. Her experience as a lecturer at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government and as Dean of the Faculty at the United States Air Force Academy also brings higher education expertise to the Board.
Matthew Carter, Jr. has been a director of Apollo Education Group since December 2012 and is a member of the Audit and Finance Committees. Mr. Carter served as President of Sprint Corporation’s Enterprise Solutions business unit, which provides platform solutions serving a broad range of industries and customers in over 165 countries, from 2010 through November 2014. Prior to this role, Mr. Carter served as President of Boost Mobile, part of Sprint’s prepaid group from 2008 to 2010. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President of Base Management at Sprint from 2006 to 2008. Prior to joining Sprint, Mr. Carter served in senior marketing roles at PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., Leap Wireless International, Inc., Royal Bank of Canada and BellSouth Corporation. Mr. Carter also serves on the Board of Directors of USG Corporation. Mr. Carter holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Northwestern University and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.
Mr. Carter’s experience at Sprint, including his most recent role as President of Sprint Corporation’s Enterprise Solutions, provides the Board with management, operations, senior leadership, telecommunications and international business expertise, and his prior experience brings marketing expertise to the Board.
Richard H. Dozer became a member of the Board of Directors of the Company in December 2011. He is a member of the Audit and Finance Committees. Mr. Dozer served as Chairman of GenSpring Family Office - Phoenix from May 2008 to January 2013. Prior to this role, Mr. Dozer served as principal of CDK Partners, a real estate development and investment company, from 2006 until 2008. Mr. Dozer served as President of the Arizona Diamondbacks, a Major League Baseball franchise, from its inception in 1995 until 2006, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Phoenix Suns, a National Basketball Association franchise, from 1987 until 1995, and President of the U.S. Airways Center from 1989 to 1995. Early in

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