Meet the Principals

Susan F. Schulz & Associates

Susan F Schulz & associates
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Ashley T. Wallace

Ashley Wallace is the Chief M&A Officer for Schulz School Advisors (SSA) and a Florida licensed Real Estate Broker. Ashley has more than 18 years' experience in career-school education. Before joining SSA, Ashley owned a for-profit, Title IV, career school. He has extensive experience with regulatory compliance, accreditation self-evaluations, default management, Department of Education's Program Participation Agreements, and mergers and acquisitions in the proprietary school industry. Ashley holds an MBA from the University of North Carolina Wilmington, a Master's of Public Policy Studies from Duke University, and a Master's of Educational Administration from the University of Nebraska. He serves as Vice-Chairman of the North Carolina State Board of Proprietary Schools, which oversees the regulation of the State's for-profit institutions.



Dr. Susan F. Schulz, Founding Owner, M&A Intermediary, and Florida Real Estate Associate

Dr. Schulz has been in the education field for over 20 years consulting with owners of private postsecondary schools and colleges throughout the U.S. and internationally. She is a well-known speaker at APSCU and various state association and accreditation conferences, and a frequent contributor to sector publications.

Dr. Schulz works with school owners who want to develop or sell their schools and individuals interested in entering the career school sector. "We have a large client base plus sector professionals who value our opinions and expertise. We reach over 25,000 career school and college decision- makers, regulators, and investors through our monthly emailings. “When a school is for sale or when a buyer has a specific request, we get to the marketplace quickly."