Nanci A. Beier was named registrar at Anne Arundel Community College in October 2010 after serving 10 years as assistant registrar for transfer credit, registration and military education at the college. She also had been serving as interim director for the Records and Registration office for nine months prior to her promotion.
Beier has worked in higher education, specifically in the community college environment, for more than 20 years, joining AACC in 1998 as a transfer credit evaluator. Her career shows a continuous increase in responsibility, progressing from a registration assistant and transfer credit evaluator at Prince George’s Community College to her posts at AACC.
Her experience includes daily supervision of records and registration staff serving a diverse student population as well as the interpretation of state and federal regulations and academic policies. Beier has presented on issues related to records and registration at the state and national levels. She is an active member of the college community, serving on committees dealing with a number of issues.
Beier earned an Associate of Science degree in Business Administration from Prince George’s Community College, a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bowie State University and a Master of Arts in Public Administration from Bowie State University.
Her professional affiliations include the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) and Maryland Organization of Community College Registrars and Admissions Officers (MOCCRAO). She is also former president of the Maryland Transfer Credit Evaluators Committee and is a Servicemembers Opportunity College representative.