Raymond D. Cotton, Vice President of Higher Education of ML Strategies, LLC and a Member of Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. , recently spoke at the annual meeting of the American Council on Education.
Mr. Cotton, who spoke about presidential spouses and partner recognition and compensation, represents higher education and other non-profit executives and boards of trustees. His clients include colleges, universities, associations, and other non-profits. He has represented over 250 university boards of trustees, college presidents, and other non-profit executives during his more than 25 years in practice. He frequently counsels both boards of trustees and presidents on such matters as contracts, executive compensation, performance evaluation, goal-setting, current and deferred compensation, Intermediate Sanctions, Sarbanes-Oxley, and best practices for managing non-profit institutions.
Mr. Cotton is a frequent speaker at the Association of Governing Board's National Conference on University Trusteeship and on the programs of other Higher Education Associations. He is also a regular contributor to the Chronicle of Higher Education.
The American Council on Education (ACE), the major coordinating body for all of the nation’s higher education institutions, seeks to provide leadership and advocacy on higher education issues and to influence public policy through advocacy, research, and program initiatives.
The ACE annual meeting was held March 5-8 in Washington, D.C.