Tadd Kruse, Ed.D.

Co-Chair; MENASA NASPA Area Director
+965 6706 5775

Tadd Kruse has 20 years’ experience in higher education spanning the US, UK & Middle East with 17 years of experience outside the U.S. Tadd has experience working within a multitude of traditional student affairs/services programs and international education. Within student affairs/services he has served as a senior student affairs officer, founded the Department of Student Life at a start-up institution, and worked in a variety of professional fields within Student Affairs (activities, sports, student organizations, residence life, and more). 

Tadd has served in various leadership roles within international higher education professional associations including recently serving NASPA as a Co-Director for the International Symposium, as a NASPA MENASA (Middle East, North Africa, South Asia) Area board member (including serving as Director), and as a member of the IEKC (International Education Knowledge Community) Leadership team (including serving as Co-Chair). 
He received his Bachelor’s degree from Walsh University (Ohio), his Masters from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and completed his Doctorate in Organizational Change and Leadership from the University of Southern California.