Alby Salsa

Senior Director, Solution Development, Blackboard


Alby has spent his entire career in Higher Education, focused on building and scaling enrollment operations.  He has supported hundreds of colleges and universities to reimagine their enrollment strategies and implement student coaching programs, which leads to a better student experience and improved outcomes.

As the Senior Director of Solution Development at Blackboard, Alby oversees the enrollment and retention solutions provided to Higher Education clients.  In this role, he leads a student-centered and market-driven team that sets the solution roadmap for Blackboard’s Student Success division.  Prior to joining Blackboard, Alby served as Regional Vice President of Operations at InsideTrack, a leading provider of enrollment and retention coaching services, and as Associate Vice Chancellor of Operations at Brandman University, a private non-profit institution with 25 regional locations and a large online campus.  Alby has also led a successful consulting and training group that delivered high impact enrollment management training and consulting projects to its university clients.