Asian Corporate & Entrepreneur Leaders is delighted to announce Dr. Clyne Namuo as 2021 Education Leader of the Year. His work in transforming educational institutions under his leadership and commitment to diversity initiatives make him truly fit for this distinction. He will be honored at the Leadership Awards Gala on January 29, 2022.

Dr. Clyne Namuo currently serves as the Interim President of Phoenix College. He worked collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to develop a comprehensive academic plan that spawned a number of initiatives including an equity initiative, the creation of mediated classrooms, expansion of mobile technology across instruction, the creation of the construction trades institute, and more. He is active in the community as the former Board President of Habitat for Humanity Sierra Vista, a commissioner for the Industrial Development Authority, a former member of the Sierra Vista City Council’s Citizen Advisory Commission, and as the current President of the Asian Pacific Islander Association constituency group within Maricopa County Community College District. Dr. Namuo is also an active peer reviewer for the Higher Learning Commission and currently serves as the chair of HLC’s diversity committee. Dr. Namuo is a published author who has written about the strategic direction of community colleges, fiscal constraints, and the strategic strengths of deeply-embedded community colleges.

Your ACEL Honorees:

Keynote Speaker: Rudy Pamintuan, Managing Director of Sherman Worldwide

2022 ACELebration Leadership Awards Gala

Saturday, January 29, 2022, 5:00 – 9:00pm

Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort, 5001 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85250

Ticket Price:

  • Awards Gala & General Reception (5:30-9pm):
    • $125.00 for ACEL-Phoenix member (before 1/15/2022); $175.00 for Non-Member
  • VIP Reception and Awards Gala:
    • $160.00 for ACEL-Phoenix Member; $220.00 for Non-Member
  • Corporate Table of 8*
    • $1750.00* (include VIP reception, company recognition and logo in the program) * 5.0% fee will be applied if pay by Credit card

All registrations must be purchased online with a credit or debit card. Once you purchase your ticket you will receive a confirmation from Your registration will be confirmed by an email sent to the same address after we receive your payment. Please ensure that your email address is correct when registering.

Attire: Business professional/Semi-formal.
All purchases are non-refundable. All payments must receive by 4 p.m. on October, 18 2021 to guarantee your seat.

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