Portland, OR, July 24, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Fayne Griffiths, MBA, has been hired as Director of Student Financial Services and Registrar for the American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS). ACHS is based in the John’s Landing area of Portland, Oregon, and is one of the first accredited, fully online colleges offering degrees, diplomas, and career-training certificates in complementary alternative medicine.
Griffiths, who has resided in the Pacific Northwest for more than 30 years, has served students in several Portland-area colleges, including as Director of Student Services, Director of Financial Aid, and Director of Student Financial Services and Registrar.
"I am excited about serving ACHS," Fayne says. "Helping students who are dedicated to helping others is the highest privilege I could imagine. My goal is to energetically and usefully apply my previous experience to continuous improvement efforts of the College."
Griffiths will work with new and returning ACHS students, “providing stewardship of students' academic information,” Griffiths says. “Enrollment information, grading, and student account information are all areas I will assure the controls are in place to provide complete accuracy.”
“I was first introduced to the various modalities of CAM through my work with another Portland-area complementary alternative medicine college,” Griffiths adds. “Repeatedly, I have both witnessed and benefited from the profound healing provided by highly educated and caring alternative health providers. I am grateful to once again have the opportunity to serve this amazingly talented and dedicated group of students.”
American College of Healthcare Sciences is one of the first accredited, fully online college offering degrees, diplomas, and career-training certificates in complementary alternative medicine. Founded in 1978, ACHS is committed to exceptional online education and is recognized as an industry leader in holistic health education worldwide. For more information about ACHS programs and community wellness events, visit www.achs.edu, call (503) 244-0726, or stop by the college campus located at 5940 SW Hood Ave., Portland OR 97239.