Alexandra Schaffrath is Chief Strategy Officer of Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA). She oversees UMA’s strategic planning and business intelligence teams, which support enterprise planning and development, provide operational reporting, drive analytical initiatives, and develop predictive models to improve student outcomes and identify areas of organizational improvement. Prior to joining UMA in January 2012, Ms. Schaffrath served as Vice President of Development at Laureate Education. She has also held leadership positions with Career Education Corporation and served in analytical and consulting roles with Bear Stearns & Co. and KPMG, LLP. Ms. Schaffrath has a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. in Finance and Accounting from New York University.