Malina Monaco

Senior Vice President, Accreditation

Dr. Monaco is the Senior Vice President of Accreditation at the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation(CAEP). Having served as a site reviewer and a lead site reviewer on over 13 reviews, Dr. Monaco brings experience to her role ensuring that quality assurance policies, processes and procedures are designed and implemented with consistency and accountability at CAEP.  Dr. Monaco has served on the faculty at both Georgia State University and North Carolina State University. Her teaching areas are in quantitative methodology and educational measurement.  She has experience in higher education administration having served as graduate admission director and a program coordinator.  At North Carolina State University, Dr. Monaco served as the Director of Knowledge Management and Assessment and the CAEP coordinator. She was responsible for accreditation planning, implementation, and assessment reporting in the College of Education.  Dr. Monaco previously served as Program Manager in the State of Georgia Department of Education Her responsibilities included designing, administering, and scoring federally mandated K-12 assessments, managing the K-12 assessment budget of $23 million dollars, and accountability reporting for federal peer review requirements of Title IX, Part C (Elementary and Secondary Education Act).