Eric Ban

Managing Director
Dallas County Promise

Dr. Eric J Ban is the Managing Director of the Dallas County Promise. The “Promise” is a transformational effort of school districts, colleges, universities, workforce, and communities to increase college completion aligned to the North Texas workforce with a goal to create equity in outcomes for students, families, and communities. Dr. Ban came to lead the Promise from his previous role as Senior Vice President of Program Innovation at Dallas-based Academic Partnerships, where he developed programs and solutions for universities to better serve students through online programs around the world.

Eric received a BS in Science Education, MAT in Chemistry, and Ed.D. in Educational Leadership from Indiana University.



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