Ron_Mahurin_square_500-300x300-818264-editedDesign Group International announced on 14 June 2018 that Dr. Ron Mahurin (The Mahurin Group) has joined the DGI team as a senior consultant.  Dr. Mahurin previously served as Vice President for Strategy and Planning at Stamats (IA).


“We are very excited to have Ron Mahurin as a partner and colleague in our work at Design Group International. Ron’s knowledge of the higher education sector and the professional experience and network across public and private colleges and universities will be a great addition to the DGI team,” said Mark L. Vincent, CEO/Founder of Design Group International.


“Building, nurturing and deepening relationships and strategic partnerships are core to my work and help drive my passion for higher education,” said Mahurin.  “In my case, I was looking for a community of practice with whom I could partner. DGI’s purpose is to help organizations and their leaders transform for a vibrant future. It’s great to find a home within the DGI community of practice to better serve higher education leaders and their institutions.”


Mahurin has over 35 years of experience and leadership in private and public higher education. A graduate of Gordon College (MA) and a Ph.D. in Political Science from Miami University (OH), he taught at three colleges in his field of International Relations.  His administrative leadership experience includes 5 years as an advancement officer (Gordon College), 3 years as Vice-President for Academic Affairs (Houghton College, NY) and 12 years as Vice President for Professional Development & Research at the Council for Christian Colleges & University.  For the past four years, he served as VP for Strategy & Planning at Stamats. (



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