Brian T. Prescott recently joined the staff at the National Center for Higher Education Management Systems (NCHEMS)
as associate vice president. At NCHEMS, he works with states on public policies impacting student access, affordability,
and post-collegiate outcomes. Previously, Prescott spent more than 11 years at the Western Interstate Commission for Higher
Education (WICHE), where he co-managed the policy unit’s activities and led projects related to state financial aid,
data systems development and use, and demographic projections.
He holds a Ph.D. in Higher Education from the University of Virginia.