Mitrano & Associates

Advisors for Non-Profits and Higher Education

“The world is becoming increasingly digital. Every major corporation needs a software strategy, needs a data strategy. If not, then you have no real strategy.” Eric Schmidt, CEO Google, Inc.


Mitrano & Associates offers a suite of administrative advisory and operational services for the educational institutions and not-for-profit organizations.

Administrative Advising Services


Higher education law


  • Regulatory compliance
  • Contracts
  • Employment

Intellectual property


  • Copyright, Trademark and Tech Transfer
  • HEOA Copyright Compliance
  • Institutional IP Policies, including Distance Education

Higher education policy


  • Administration, Finance and Human Resources
  • Governance, Record Retention and Risk Management
  • Information Technology

Resource development strategies


  • Government contracts management
  • Grant writing and accounting
  • Contract compliance

Cloud contracts and processes


  • Contract formation for privacy, data security and business continuity
  • Legal, security, policy, technology and communications implementation of cloud contracts
  • Information, technology and business process alignment

Professional management coaching


  • Career and peer coaching
  • Organization development
  • Leadership training

Information management


  • Privacy, data security and regulatory compliance
  • Information, technology and business process alignment
  • Information stewardship and custodianship programs

Full stack web development


  • Basic websites
  • Ruby on Rails-based web apps
  • iPhone and iPad apps


Academic Administrative Services


Inter-institutional course development


  • Faculty directory search services to find international faculty cohorts
  • Pedagogical strategies, teaching and learning methods in a synchronistic and asynchronistic on-line environment
  • Policy, technology, and reference library support

Information and digital literacy programs


  • Program and curriculum development
  • Policy development for academic freedom, academic integrity and intellectual property
  • Full stack development of on-line programs

Copyright, social networking, and privacy


  • Digital Millennium Copyright Act and Higher Education Opportunity Act “peer to peer” compliance
  • Institutional on-line marketing and social networking strategies
  • Institutional policy for faculty, students and staff for on-line, social networking activities and use

For more information or to learn more about our services, please contact us.