David A. Hutchison joins Collegis board

November 1, 2002

Hutchison, former co-founder and executive vice president of Newtrend Management Corp., becomes the 12th member of the board, which oversees operations for Collegis, the leading provider of comprehensive technology and business services to higher education.

A Certified Public Accountant and graduate of the University of Illinois, Hutchison brings more than 40 years of financial management and administration experience to the board, including similar board membership with DELTAK, Inc., a multi-media publisher, and Newtrend, a financial industry technology services company, formerly based in Maitland.

Collegis, which has more than 100 college and university clients nationwide, provides strategic services, technology management, learning technology solutions and curriculum solutions to higher education. The corporation, based in suburban Orlando, was founded in 1986.

Other Collegis board members include: Robert King, Collegis board chairman; William H. Graves, Ph.D., vice chairman of the board; Marvin Wachman, Ph.D., chairman emeritus and former president of Temple University; Tom Huber, Collegis president and CEO; Robert Bowers, Collegis executive vice president and chief financial officer; Robert Atwell, chairman emeritus of the American Council on Education (ACE); James E. Cowie, general partner, Frontenac Company; Bernard Goldstein, director of Broadview Associates, LLC; Thurston E. Manning, Ph.D., former president of the University of Bridgeport; Kenneth G. Pigott, managing general partner of Pigott & Co.; and Jane N. Ryland, director, senior staff at Internet2, a consortium of more than 200 universities in technology partnership with government and private enterprise.

About Collegis Inc.

Founded in 1986, Collegis Inc. is a leading provider of integrated strategic advisory, education delivery and technology management solutions to higher education institutions in the United States. The Company’s solutions address an array of technology-related issues facing colleges and universities, including institutional strategic assessment and planning, implementation of learning technology initiatives, new curricula design and long-term management of technology resources. The Company’s integrated service offering, rather than a single-point solution, enables it to deliver an identifiable return on investment to its clients from a strategic, operational and financial perspective. Visit the Collegis Web site at www.collegis.com

Matt Gomez

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