Jodi Feikema

Jodi Feikema

Provost and Chief Academic Officer, American College of Education


Dr. Feikema joined American College of Education in January of 2023 as Chief Academic Officer and Provost responsible for creating and executing ACE’s academic strategies and operations, including faculty operations, curriculum, and the student learning experience.

Prior to her appointment at ACE, Dr. Feikema served as Senior Vice President, Learning Products and Services, where she was responsible for providing academic services to several universities, as well as creating and delivering innovative learning products aimed at improving student success metrics. With 20 years of higher education experience, she has served in a multitude of roles, as both faculty and administration, having extensive experience in prior learning assessment, program review and learning outcomes assessment, curriculum development, higher education accreditation and regulations, academic operations, learning products, faculty operations and training, and innovation in higher education.

Dr. Feikema earned her Ph.D. in Organizational Development and Leadership from University of the Rockies, where her research focused on the quality and effectiveness of degree programs at four-year universities. She has a Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership from St. Ambrose University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Iowa State University.