Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M.B. Fleming, Jr. has appointed Timothy Worley as Executive Assistant to the President, effective
A 1994 Palm Beach Atlantic Supper Honors graduate, Worley has served in several management and leadership positions with the United States Department of Justice in Washington, D.C. for the past nine years. Presently, he is Assistant Director for the Operations Services Staff in the Office of the Deputy Chief Information Officer for Operations, where he administers 270 contracts valued at more than $20 million. Worley oversees the development of the $190 million Operations Services Staff Fiscal Year Operating Plan. He supervises a staff of five who manage 30 federal employees and 15 contractors.
In his new role at PBA as Executive Assistant to the President, Worley will provide general support to the President’s Office for a variety of administrative functions, including, institutional strategic planning and special project coordination. In addition, Worley will serve as a liaison to University committees and represent the President with select internal and external groups.
“Tim’s work experience in streamlining processes and increasing efficiencies are assets to the continued growth of Palm Beach Atlantic,” President Fleming said. “He has a keen understanding of complex systems and organizations. As a loyal alumnus, Tim understands the special role of a Christian university in today’s society.”
Prior to joining the Justice Department, Worley served as Assistant to Palm Beach Atlantic University President Paul R. Corts for two years and as a research consultant to the Georgia Baptist Convention.
Worley holds a master’s degree in business administration from the University of South Florida. His bachelor’s degree from Palm Beach Atlantic is in biology with a minor in chemistry.
He lives in Stafford, Va. with his wife, Lisa, and children Gracie, age 9; Jackson, age 7; and Blake, 4. They are members at Mt. Ararat Baptist Church, where Worley serves as a deacon and a member of the finance committee.
Palm Beach Atlantic University is a private, independent university offering undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees, with campuses in West Palm Beach, Orlando and Wellington. The University is dedicated to the integration of Christian principles to prepare students for learning, leadership and service.