Board of Directors

Brent  Richardson
Executive Chairman of the Board
Brent  Richardson
Executive Chairman of the Board


Brent D. Richardson has been serving as our non-executive Chairman since June 17, 2015. Mr. Richardson previously served as our Executive Chairman from July 1, 2008 to June 2015, and as our Chief Executive Officer and as a director from 2004 to July 2008. From 2000 to 2004, Mr. Richardson served as Chief Executive Officer of Masters Online, LLC, a company that provided online educational programs and marketing services to several regionally and nationally accredited universities. ... 
Brian E. Mueller
Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Brian E. Mueller
Chief Executive Officer, President and Director


Brian E. Mueller has been serving as our Chief Executive Officer since July 1, 2008, as a director since March 2009 and as the President of Grand Canyon University since September 1, 2012. Mr. Mueller has been serving as the President of the Grand Canyon University Foundation, a foundation formed to benefit public charities, since its formation in 2010 and as the President of LOPE Kingdom Fund, an entity formed to provide seed funding for entrepreneurial ventures initiated by Grand Ca... 
Bradley A. Casper
Director
Bradley A. Casper
Director


Bradley A. Casper has been serving as a member of our Board of Directors since August 2011. From November 2013 to 2015, Mr. Casper served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Dogswell, LLC, a private equity-backed pet nutrition business. From 2011 to 2012, Mr. Casper served as the President of Business Operations for the Phoenix Suns, a National Basketball Association franchise, and also as the Executive Chairman of Dymatize Nutrition, Inc., a private-equity backed sports n... 
Jack A.  Henry
Director
Jack A.  Henry
Director


Jack A. Henry has been serving as a member of our Board of Directors since November 2008. Since 2000, Mr. Henry has served as the Managing Director of Sierra Blanca Ventures, LLC, a private investment and advisory firm. From 1966 to 2000, Mr. Henry worked as a certified public accountant for Arthur Andersen, a national accounting firm, retiring in 2000 as the Managing Partner of the Phoenix, Arizona office. Mr. Henry currently serves on the boards of directors and audit committees of... 
David J. Johnson
Director
David J. Johnson
Director


David J. Johnson has been serving as a member of our Board of Directors since November 2008. From 1997 to 2006, Mr. Johnson served as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors of KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc., a for-profit provider of early childhood education and care services, and from 1991 to 1996, he served as President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Red Lion Hotels Corporation, a hotel company, each of which were portfo... 
Kevin  F. Warren
Director
Kevin  F. Warren
Director


Kevin F. Warren has been serving as a member of our Board of Directors since September 2012. Mr. Warren has served as a senior officer for the Minnesota Vikings, a National Football League franchise, since 2005 and currently serves as the club’s Chief Operating Officer, with responsibility for the day-to-day business operations. Prior to joining the Vikings, from 2003 to 2005, Mr. Warren worked with the international law firm of Greenberg Traurig, which included working with the Wilf ... 
Sara R. Dial
Director
Sara R. Dial
Director


Sara R. Dial has been serving as a member of our Board of Directors since March 2013. Ms. Dial has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Sara Dial & Associates, an economic development consulting firm specializing in site selection and government relations since 1996. She has led high profile economic development initiatives in Arizona including the creation and implementation of an urban revitalization model, the “Discovery Triangle” and the restructuring of Arizona’s st...