Humans of AI

Humans of American Institute (AI)

American Institute (AI) is committed to creating opportunities for students to better their lives thorough education and skill development. It takes drive, determination, and dedication to change a life.

American Institute schools are filled with students striving to create a better life for themselves and their families, educators that go the extra mile to make sure no student feels left behind, and staff that will stay late or will come in early just to allow one more person the chance to change their life.

AI understands it takes unique group of individuals to come together to create this special place that allows people to grow and reach a potential most didn’t know they had before walking through the door. These are some of their stories. These are the Humans of AI.

Lanetta Hall, Administrative Office Professional Program Director, Clifton, NJ Campus

Dr. Salvatore Giardina, Director of Education, Somerset, NJ Campus

Sherry L. Muse, Assistant Campus President / Director of Education, Clifton, NJ Campus

Kiara R. Powell (‘KiKi’), Medical Assisting Student, Somerset, NJ Campus

Ralph Camacho, Massage Therapy Student, Clifton, NJ Campus

Iasia Gregory-Tall, Director of Admissions, Somerset, NJ Campus

Jose Nunez, Assistant Director of Admissions, Clifton, NJ Campus

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American Institute Gives Back During Back to School Season

August 22, 2018, Toms River, NJ, Clifton, NJ, and West Hartford, CT – American Institute students, staff, and faculty welcomed the traditional ‘Back to School’ season in style this year, with on-campus carnivals in Toms River and West Hartford and a ‘Stuff the Bus’ drive to support the Boys and Girls Club of Paterson and […]


Regional DMS Program Director Deborah Szigeti presents at IFSER Educator’s Summit

July 29, 2018, All locations – Debbie Szigeti has always identified herself as a teacher. She taught 4th grade in New Jersey for years, until budget cuts eliminated her position. Looking for a new career, she chose diagnostic medical sonography (DMS). “My oldest son contracted viral hepatitis when he was 7,” she recalls. “That’s when […]