Committed to Excellence
Cole Middleton offers the comprehensive capabilities and deep education industry knowledge necessary to help you solve the most complex issues of your school or college. Since opening our doors in 2012, we’re proud to say that each year we have a bigger list of returning and new clients. Want to experience the expertise of Cole Middleton for yourself? What's your biggest school challenge? Give us a call today and let’s discuss what we can do for you.
Meet the Team
At Cole Middleton Group, we have an exceptional team of addvisors with expertise in various areas. We’re committed to solving complex business challenges using the latest technology and data resources, combined with our creative and collaborative strategic approach. Learn more about some of our talented professionals below.
Dr. Joseph Angley
Dr. Angley is a former school owner and education executive with experience growing and managing schools and colleges. He has started schools, managed multi campus operations, and performed licensing and accreditation. He is also a professor with recent experience in equity based education, active learning techniques, and developing robust online learning solutions. Dr. Angley utilizes his own teaching praxis to assist schools in improving teaching, learning and administration.
Tom Angley is a senior corporate banker with 15 years of experience in mergers, acquisitions, and capital raising. Over his career, Mr. Angley has financed over $1.5 billion in mergers and acquisitions across various industries, including the higher education space. Together with the Cole Middleton team, Mr. Angley opens doors to top-tier, traditional lenders and non-traditional lenders - such as hedge funds, private equity, and venture capital funds - and provides step by step guidance to private for-profit school owners through the complexities of acquiring, selling, or raising growth capital for schools.
Mr. Songer is an experienced salesman and corporate trainer, who transitioned into a career in education. Now with 10 years experience in direct classroom instruction, and a master's degree in education, Mr. Songer applies practical classroom knowledge to improve curriculum and content delivery.
OUR STRATEGIC PARTNERS
Cole Middleton Group has worked with some of the best companies from across the United States to solve problems, develop schools and maintain compliance. As former school owners, we have personally used these firms in our schools, and highly recommend them for your institution. We work together with these strategic partners, facilitating honest and transparent collaborations to bring your institution to the next level.
SALMON SIMS AND THOMAS
Financial Aid Compliance Audits
SST Accountants & Consultants is a Dallas-based accounting firm with a national reputation for serving both K-12 and higher education institutions with tax, audit, and outsourced accounting services. For more than 30 years, SST has set itself apart with a reputation for tailored service, professional excellence, specialized industry expertise, and client relationships built on trust.
SOURCE FOR TRAINING
Admissions Consulting and Training
For nearly three decades, SFT has earned a reputation for their commitment to deliver ethical and effective growth strategies. Their experienced trainers deliver engaging content to develop your admissions, financial aid, faculty and staff. SFT helps schools develop and implement effective and transformitive marketing.
THE PACIFIC INSTITUTE
Creating the Mindset for High Performance
Over one million students, as well as over 40,000 employees in 1000 colleges and schools worldwide, have experienced The Pacific Institute’s curriculum which includes the student program titled Thought Patterns for a Successful Career®. The results: Increased employee development, growing student enrollment and student retention.