Keiser University is pleased to announce that Dr. Jan Del Signore, Associate Vice Chancellor of Military Affairs, has been elected to the National Association of Veterans Program Administrators (NAVPA) as Chair of Local Arrangements, Chair of the Education Committee and Region IV Delegate.
A Gulf War veteran who has served on the organization’s Education Committee since 2015, Dr. Del Signore is the recipient of many military honors and distinctions including the Air Force Meritorious Service Medal, the Air Force Commendation Medal, the Air Force Achievement Medal, the American Defense Service Medal, and the Southwest Asia Medal. While serving her country, she became a military instructor for the Community College of the Air Force and achieved the status of Master Instructor.
Dr. Del Signore earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Mount Olive College in 1995. After completing her graduate degree in Business Organizational Management from the University of La Verne in 1998 while serving, Dr. Del Signore began teaching in her spare time at private colleges. Using her GI Bill, she later earned her Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University in 2013.
Once retired from the USAF, she began her tenure with Keiser University, first as the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at the Tallahassee campus, then as the Dean of Academic Affairs for over 9 years. Dr. Del Signore also serves as a Board member with the Florida Association of Veteran Education Specialists (FAVES), as a committee member for the national Council of Colleges and Military Educators (CCME), and as Past President for the Florida Advisory Council for Military Education (FL-ACME).