PRESS RELEASE / ANNOUNCEMENTS Monday, September 12, 2016

Antioch University Santa Barbara Promotes Barbara Greenleaf to Associate Vice Chancellor

(SANTA BARBARA, Calif.) – Antioch University Santa Barbara has promoted Barbara Greenleaf to the position of Associate Vice Chancellor, Advancement & External Affairs. While focusing on the Anacapa Street campus, Ms. Greenleaf also will be designing programs, materials, and strategies for use system-wide across all five Antioch locations.

“We are delighted that Barbara is taking on these new responsibilities,” said Provost Dr. William Flores. “Her numerous initiatives, such as Friends of Antioch, the Alumni Association, and community dialogue, are certainly worthy of replication throughout our entire university system.”

Barbara Greenleaf got her start at The New York Times and went on to author six books, numerous magazine articles, and award-winning speeches that were subsequently published in Vital Speeches of the Day. She headed consumer affairs for energy giant Conoco, Inc. and advertising and public relations for satellite communications firm Videostar Connections. An entrepreneur at heart, Barbara founded Greenleaf Video and Strategic Communications/LA as well as the Santa Barbara Jewish Film Festival. While working as an independent consultant, she served many nonprofits in the area. She is a graduate of Vassar College.


About AUSB
Antioch University provides learner-centered education to empower thousands of students worldwide with the knowledge and skills to lead meaningful lives and to advance social, economic and environmental justice. Antioch University Santa Barbara (AUSB), founded in 1977 as one of five nationwide locations—including Los Angeles, CA; Seattle, WA; New England (Keene, NH); and Midwest (Yellow Springs, OH)—provides both graduate degrees and bachelor’s completion programs at its thriving downtown campus. AUSB’s unique curriculum draws students from throughout the United States, Canada, Asia, South America, and Europe. Antioch University is a nonprofit, private, 501(c)3 organization and member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. To learn more, visit

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