Dr. Julian Pleasants



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Date of Interview



Banking, MBA, Broward County, Nova University, library, Business School Alumni Association, East Fort Lauderdale, President of the Alumni Association, Planned Giving Council, Entrepreneurial Hall of Fame, Huizenga School, Board of Governors of the Business School, distance learning, undergraduates, graduate programs, doctoral programs, Southeastern University, merger, Miami Dolphins, Bill Harrington, Ed Manson, Dr. Feldman, Ray Ferrero, Board of Trustees, Bob Steele, Joel Berman

Interviewee(s) Bio

Charles Shirley is an alumnus of Nova Southeastern University and Vice President of Comerica's Weston Banking Center.


This series of interviews was conducted by Dr. Julian Pleasants during the period of 2009-2012 for research in compiling the 50th Anniversary book, The Making of Nova Southeastern University: A Tradition of Innovation, 1964-2014. To read more about the completed book, click here.

Host Institution

Nova Southeastern University - NSU Archives

Archives Location

NSU Archives, Row B, 5, 6.

Format Type

Audio CD

Length of Audio/Video

Disc 1: 39:07 minutes. Disc 2: 38:47 minutes.

File Size

Disc 1: 89.5 MB. Disc 2: 88.8 MB.

Number of Copies

1st disc: 15. 2nd disc: 15.

Date Digitized



Education | Educational Administration and Supervision | Educational Leadership | Higher Education | Higher Education Administration | History | Public History


These oral histories express the personal views, memories, and opinions of the interviewee. They do not represent the policy, views, or official history of Nova Southeastern University.


Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce these oral histories must be obtained in writing from the Nova Southeastern University Archives. No use (beyond limited quotation) should be made of the transcripts of these interviews without authorization.

Interview with Charles Shirley - Alumnus