Nancy DeRiggi, M.P.A., B.A.
As Assistant Vice President, Nancy DeRiggi provides leadership for Pace University’s institutional research activities including collecting, analyzing, interpreting and reporting information on characteristics of the University for use in decision making. She provides oversight for external reporting such as state and federal mandates, the Common Data Set, publications and rankings; and works collaboratively within the University to ensure internal reporting needs are met.
Nancy joined Pace University in January 2015 with more than 18 years of experience in higher education in the areas of institutional research, planning, institutional effectiveness, assessment and enrollment management. Prior to coming to Pace, she was the Associate Dean of Institutional Research and Planning at Westchester Community College for over nine years, where she oversaw the office of Institutional Research and Planning and the office of Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment. Nancy co-chaired two of the last strategic planning processes at the college and was Co-Chair of the 2016 self -study for the Middle States Commission of Higher Education (MSCHE).
Nancy received both a Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Studies and a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Central Florida.