Dr. Christopher Garnier
Dr. Garnier is the former Dean of Ace International Business School in Kathmandu, Nepal. He is currently a Professor at the Asian School of Technology in Bangkok, Thailand and teaches Cultural Leadership within the School of Management to international graduate school students. Dr. Garnier is a progress-driven educator, motivational leader, and tireless student advocate with a passion for empowering and supporting the most vulnerable and historically marginalized communities around the world. He is a globally astute, innovative and results-focused education consultant, parent/student right advocate and international lecturer where he has traveled to Nepal, Qatar, Mexico, Finland, India, Thailand, Singapore and both Mainland China and Hong Kong to educate, lecture and learn about global educational ingenuity and its impact and relationship to teaching and learning. His career history demonstrates a steadfast focus on student achievement and talent for forming collaborative relationships with faculty, administrators and parents. Dr. Garnier earned his Ed.D. from the prestigious University of Southern California in Global Education. He also holds a Master's in both Education and Aeronautical Engineering. Prior to his work in education, Dr. Garnier rose to the rank of Captain in the US Marine Corps as a combat helicopter pilot serving twice in Iraq and once in Afghanistan and he truly believes in the importance and efficacy of servant leadership.