Carole G. Basile is the Dean of the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College at Arizona State University (ASU). Prior to joining ASU, Basile was Dean and Professor in the College of Education at the University of Missouri St. Louis (UMSL). As Dean at ASU, her work has centered on redesigning the education workforce and changing practices in teacher and leadership preparation. She is currently working with education organizations nationally and internationally to design new systems for educators and their students and enable organizational change in this area. She is recognized for her work in math and science education, teacher education, and environmental education and has published numerous articles, books, book chapters, and technical papers. Her prior work includes, A Good Little School, and Intellectual Capital: The Intangible Assets of Professional Development Schools.
Her community work is extensive as she has actively partnered with many schools and school districts, community and youth serving organizations, and businesses to create access and opportunity for all children and youth. She serves on the board of Education Reimagined, American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, and Teach for America Phoenix. She also has prior experience in the areas of sales, management, corporate training and human capital development.