Gregory Haile

2020-21 Aspen New Presidents Fellow
Gregory Adam Haile is the seventh president of Broward College. He assumed the role on July 1, 2018. Prior to his appointment, President Haile served as the general counsel and vice president for public policy and government affairs for Broward College from September 2011 to June 2018. Prior to joining Broward College, he was a corporate litigator.

Gregory Haile is a public servant, community leader, and accomplished educator. He has championed his community by serving in over 35 board or committee capacities and in over 20 chair/president or vice-chair/vice president positions. Further, he and his family routinely volunteer their time to serve local charities and communities. He has also received dozens of recognitions for his leadership, service, and excellence in his profession. He routinely serves as a keynote speaker at events, primarily speaking on the transformational power of higher education.

As an educator, Mr. Haile takes time annually to teach a self-designed four-credit course in higher education law and policy at Harvard University’s summer school. He previously served as an adjunct professor at Broward College, teaching business law and ethics, and taught a self-designed business law course at Miami Dade College.

Mr. Haile was educated at the Columbia Law School, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and served as the editor in chief of the National Black Law Journal and as an editor of the Journal on Gender and Law. He received his bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University, where he graduated magna cum laude and received the Most Outstanding Graduate award in his college. He is also a fellow of the Vanderbilt University Higher Education Management Institute.