Paul Kitchin | Executive Director
Paul Kitchin has served as the Executive Director of Career colleges Ontario (CCO) since 1990. He also served as Executive Director of the National Association of Career Colleges from 1988 to 2004.
Mr. Kitchin holds a Bachelor of Mathematics from the University of Waterloo. He has served on and chaired numerous provincial and national advisory committees and working groups pertaining to postsecondary education, including:
Mr. Kitchin played a key role in securing an agreement with the Ontario Government to establish a successful Financial Aid Office at CCO that has been beneficial to career college students, CCO member career colleges and the provincial government. He also led the initiative to obtain approval from the Ontario Government for CCO to be a third party service provider for the maintenance and issuance of career college student transcripts.
Mr. Kitchin has been a strong proponent, throughout his tenure at the association, for student choice, equitable treatment of students, student mobility, student success, quality education and fair regulation within the private career college sector.
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