Vickie Schray

Vickie Schray, Executive Vice President
Chief External Affairs Officer

Vickie Schray, EVP and Chief External Affairs Officer, joined Zovio in 2011 and is responsible for developing strategy to position the company as a trusted leader and manage external relationships and communication with a diverse set of stakeholders. She oversees Corporate Communications, Investor Relations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Regulatory and Government Affairs and Public Policy.

Over her 20-year career, she has strategically brought together stakeholders and led major national reforms and initiatives to improve quality, access, and affordability of higher education. Vickie has served in a variety of leadership positions at the US Department of Education including Deputy Director for the Secretary of Education’s Commission on the Future of Higher Education, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Office of Postsecondary Education and was delegated the authority to serve as the Under Secretary of Education and Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education.

Vickie earned her BS in Marketing Education at Oregon State University, her MS at Portland University, and completed her Key Executive Leadership program at American University.