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EAI Advisors

EAI Advisors: A network of professionals from across the country who are experts in specific accrediting agencies, state regulatory bodies, operational components such as admissions, marketing, financial aid, completion, retention and placement, administrative functions and compliance matters. Educational Advisors is NOT a "one-size-fits-all" company; rather, its team of advisors provides a custom approach to reaching goals and problem solving for each of its clients.


Kristina Strom


Dr. Inna Lisker


Karen Keden


School Administration, Education Management, Writing/Editing, Onsite Reviews

Karen Keden

With 17 years of experience in education, Karen Keden has held various leadership positions at private postsecondary vocational schools, including Corporate Director of Education, School Director, and Academic Dean. She has first-hand knowledge of school administration, education management, student services, retention, compliance, and many other areas. In the course of her career, Karen has prepared for and participated in numerous accreditation visits at schools she has been affiliated with. She has also served as a peer review team member visiting various other schools seeking accreditation. Karen has created and developed workshops, policies and procedures, faculty manuals, and other materials. Her background also includes a wide range of assignments teaching English and professional development. She holds a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in English from California State University, Hayward. Along with her education experience, Karen brings expertise in writing and editing to various projects for Educational Advisors.


Distance Education, Online Teaching & Learning

Dr. Inna Lisker

Dr. Inna Lisker has 20 years of administrative, management, consulting and teaching experience in Online Education and in Postsecondary and Higher Education. Her most recent administrative experience includes such positions as AVP of Education and AVP of Career Services with International Education Corporation; and Associate Director of MOOCLab with UC Berkeley. Her faculty experience includes developing and teaching face-to-face and online courses with University of California, Long Beach; University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; University of Phoenix; and The Los Angeles Film School. Dr. Lisker is a Board Member at Columbia College Hollywood; she has served on the Information Technology Committee with CSULB's College of Health and Human Services; and as a Distance Education Specialist with the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges. Dr. Lisker received her BS in Psychology from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; her M.B.A. from University of California, Irvine; and her Ph.D. in Adult Education from Capella University in Minnesota.


Financial Aid

Kristina Strom

The owner of Choice Consulting & Training Services, Inc., located in Cleveland, Ohio, Kristina Strom has worked in financial aid for more than 20 years. She has worked with all types of institutions across the United States, including for-profit, private and public institutions with varied educational offerings, from cosmetology to computer to flight schools, to graduate level institutions. She works with clock hour, non-term, non-standard term and term programs, and has provided consulting to many institutions initially seeking accreditation and Title IV participation. Choice Consulting specializes in training, file review, and ongoing policy and procedure evaluation and development. Ms. Strom has also served as a volunteer on-site team evaluator for ACCET accreditation visits, and has been a consultant to the ACCET Accrediting Commission for 12 years