Anita B. Enriquez
Anita Borja Enriquez. Senior Vice President of Academic and Provost, and Accreditation Liaison Officer, at the University of Guam (UOG) since 2013. Prior to this, she served as Dean of the School of Business and Public Administration for over seven years. A former corporate planning and development manager, and management consultant, Dr. Enriquez is a staunch advocate for developing economies and building social mobility and local intellectual capacity among students and residents in small island communities. She founded the Student Success Initiative Team and the College Affordability Initiative at UOG. For the community, she secured over $1.5 million in technical assistance grants from the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration to establish the UOG Pacific Center for Economic Initiatives, the Defense Logistics Agency to establish the Guam Procurement Technical Assistance Center, the U.S. Small Business Administration to establish the new Guam Veterans Business Outreach Center, and the Department of the Interior Office of Insular Affairs to launch the ‚ÄúBuy Local Guam‚Äù marketing educational campaign. Dr. Enriquez was founding Vice President of the Guam Women’s Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, founding member of the Guam Museum Foundation Board of Directors, and founding Vice President of the Guam Marketing Association. She is currently Chair of Guampedia Foundation, Inc.’s Board of Directors, and member of the Pacific Islands Small Business Development Center Advisory Board and the Guam-Micronesia Mission Education Board. Dr. Enriquez was awarded the U.S. SBA 2013 Women in Business Champion of the Year, the 2006 and 2012 UOG Administrator of the Year Award, 2011 Guam Community College Alumna of the Year Award, and Academy of Economics and Economic Education Distinguished Research Award. She received her Doctor of Business Administration degree in International Business (Marketing) from Alliant International University, Master of Business Administration degree from University of Guam, and Bachelor of Science degree in Management from University of Maryland, University College. She has served on WSCUC reaffirmation and special site visits.