Team Peregrine


We believe that we can contribute to improving the quality of higher education. We believe we can develop values-based leaders who make a difference in our world. We lead change by leveraging a diversity of talented people across a broad spectrum of disciplines, backgrounds, experiences, and cultures. Together with our clients and partners, we believe that we can change the world.

Our Leadership

Olin O. Oedekoven, Ph.D.
President & CEO

Dr. Oedekoven has over 30 years of senior leadership, education, and academic experience through service in both the public and private sectors. His vision created Peregrine Academic Services when he and his colleagues realized that a serious gap existed between the requirements for direct assessment and the available tools.


Deborah K. Robbins, M.P.A., SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Chief Business Development Officer

Debbie Robbins has over 30 years of experience within nearly every organizational level of higher education and business, from faculty/first-line employee to senior leadership. She has worked in the public sector, private sector, and non-profit organizations. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations and a Master of Public Administration from the University of Wyoming.


Matthew Ramey, M.B.A.
Chief Financial Officer

Matthew Ramey has over 30 years of experience in both the private and public sectors. He has held a variety of positions including technician, faculty member, first-line supervisor, and senior leader. Matthew holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management and a Master of Business Administration from Franklin University. He is currently in the process of completing a Doctorate in Educational Leadership through the University of Wyoming.


Laurel Vicklund
Vice President of International Operations

Laurel has over 30 years of experience in the private sector from technician to Senior Environmental Scientist, and with non-profit organizations as Chair and board member. She has assisted with various reclamation studies and co-authored several journal articles and conference proceedings.  She received the Reclamationist of the Year from the American Society of Mining and Reclamation and the Wyoming Woman of Influence in the Energy and Utilities sector.  Laurel served as project manager for several environmental and archaeological projects which received State and national reclamation awards. Laurel holds a Bachelor of Science with a Major Concentration in Soils from Colorado State University and is a graduate of Leadership Wyoming.


Clarice Tate Peregrine Global Services

Clarice Tate, M.B.A., M.Ed. Vice President of Quality & Systems Assurance

Clarice Tate is a strategic thinker with expertise in creating successful outcomes. She has 20+ years of experience in business and 13 years of direct experience in the education sector. Clarice Tate holds an M.Ed. from Coppin State University and an M.B.A. from the Smith School of Business. Clarice Tate is a passionate advocate for urban education. To her credit, she is also an award winning entrepreneur. She was recognized in 2017 as a graduate of the Founder Institute, the world’s premier startup launch program for talented entrepreneurs.
Her mission is simple, “aspire to inspire”.


Kayla Vos, Vice President of Strategic Growth

Kayla Vos has led her team to provide exceptional customer service and effective client management dur8ing her 8-year tenure at Peregrine. Prior to coming to Peregrine, Kayla worked in lodging and web service industries where she gained expertise in business operations. Her higher education experience was with Dakota State University in Madison South Dakota. Kayla’s focus is on ensuring the highest quality of customer service and care.

Kayla Vos Peregrine Global Services

Your Thought-Partners

Alimaa Jamiyansen Peregrine Global Services

Alimaa Jamiyansuren, M.A.
Director of Asia Pacific
Operations

Desiree Moore Peregrine Global Services

Desiree Moore, M.H.
Director of Marketing Strategic Growth

paul mallette

Paul Mallette, M.B.A.
Director of European,
Middle East and
African Operations

William Parrott, M.Div.
Accreditation Services
Manager

Lara Miller
Client Engagement Advisor

P.J. Burns

P.J. Burns
Client Engagement Advisor

Ashley Dillard
Client Engagement Advisor

Sarah Bailey
Client Engagement Specialist

Casi Rice
Client Engagement Representative

Christina Perry Peregrine Global Services

Christina Perry, M.S.
Project Portfolio
Manager

Austin Echols

Austin Echols
Director of Service Management

Denise Elbert
Service Manager

Melissa Birk, M.S.
Director of Information
Technology

Jared Golinvaux
Technology Manager

Desha Matuska Peregrine Global Services

Desha Matuska
Office Manager

deanna edmondson Peregrine Global Services

Deanna Edmondson
Business Manager

Michael Napolitano Peregrine Global Services

Michael Napolitano
Director of Programming

Marty Casey
Senior Developer

Ryan Scott
Senior Developer

joseph lemmon Peregrine Global Services

Joe Lemmon
Senior Developer

Alex Biederman
Quality Assurance Project Manager

dave sutter Peregrine Global Services

Dave Sutter
Executive Director of the Peregrine Global Foundation