Michael Niederpreum Gareth



Before joining IAL, Mike served as the Senior Vice President for Learning & Development at the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) in the United States, and has extensive experience in leading professional certification programs and continuing education programs for a wide range of member associations.

Mike’s interests include accreditation systems transformation, standards development, analytics for learning and performance, learning technologies, and both informal and nonformal learning in the workplace.

Mike is adept at both qualitative and quantitative research methods. Mike is also currently an Engaged Practitioner/Scholar Fellow with the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University. Mike holds a PhD from Case Western Reserve University - Weatherhead School of Management, and a Masters degree in Human & Organisational Systems from Fielding Graduate University.