Our Extended Team

Our extended team, consisting of faculty developers, internationally recognized speakers, Jossey-Bass authors, and coaches, has years of experience developing and conducting instructionally sound, highly interactive, and immediately applicable professional development. Contact us today to learn more!

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    Clark Aldrich
    Clark Aldrich is a popular conference speaker, columnist, and analyst, and the designer and implementer of educational simulations including SimuLearn's vLeader 2007, a virtual... More...
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    Thomas A. Angelo
    Thomas A. Angelo is the Assistant Provost, Director of the Center for the Advancement of Faculty Excellence, and Professor of Higher Education at Queens... More...
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    Emiliano C. Ayala
    Emiliano C. Ayala serves as Associate Dean for the College of Professional Studies at Humboldt State University. Prior to this appointment, he served as... More...
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    Trudy W. Banta
    Trudy W. Banta is the founding editor of award-winning Assessment Update, a bimonthly Jossey-Bass periodical published since 1989. The recipient of nine national awards... More...
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    Elizabeth F. Barkley
    Elizabeth F. Barkley is professor of music at Foothill College in Los Altos, California. She is a nationally known scholar, educator, and consultant and... More...
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    Phyllis Blumberg
    Phyllis Blumberg, Ph. D. is the Assistant Provost for Faculty and Leadership Development and the Director of the Teaching and Learning Center at the... More...
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    José Bowen
    José Bowen is President of Goucher College. Bowen began his teaching career at Stanford University in 1982 as the Director of Jazz... More...
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    Stephen Brookfield
    Stephen D. Brookfield is Distinguished University Professor at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He has taught for forty years in England... More...
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    Derek Bruff
    Derek Bruff is director of the Vanderbilt University Center for Teaching and a senior lecturer in the Vanderbilt Department of Mathematics. Bruff consults... More...
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    Jeffrey L. Buller
    Jeffrey L. Buller is dean of the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College of Florida Atlantic University. He is widely respected as a higher education... More...
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    Helen L. Chen
    Helen L. Chen is a research scientist in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the ePortfolio project manager in the Office of the Registrar... More...
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    Ivy Chen
    Ivy Chen is a lecturer at San Francisco State University for the Health Education, Sexuality Studies, and Psychology departments. For the last ten years... More...
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    Brett Christie
    Brett Christie currently works for CSU Academic Technology Services and is a Professor of Education at Sonoma State University. His area of specialization is... More...
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    Don Chu
    Don Chu, Dean, School of Education, National University in La Jolla CA. Don was formerly part of the College of Education, Health, and... More...
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    Denis Collins
    Denis Collins is professor of business at Edgewood College in Madison, Wisconsin, where he teaches classes in management and business ethics. He has published... More...
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    Rita-Marie Conrad
    Rita-Marie Conrad is an online educator for several universities as well as senior consultant for the Learning Resources Network (LERN). She began her online... More...
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    Brant Cooper
    Brant Cooper helps startups get started. As a Lean Startup thought leader, he travels the world speaking to entrepreneurs at conferences, hackathons and workshops. More...
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    Solveg Cooper
    Solveg Cooper is a graduate of Texas A&M University and University of Southern California. She understands the difficulties of working full time and attending... More...
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    Anita Crawley
    Anita Crawley is an online instructor and course developer for UCLA Extension and the Illinois Online Network, previously held counseling and faculty and administrative... More...
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    J. Ana Donaldson
    J. Ana Donaldson is currently teaching part-time for Walden University in their online Ph.D. Educational Technology program. She retired in 2009 as an Associate... More...
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    Thomas Ehrlich
    Thomas Ehrlich is a visiting professor at the Stanford University School of Education. He has previously served as a senior scholar at the Carnegie... More...
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    L. Dee Fink
    L. Dee Fink has worked as an instructional consultant with college teachers for over twenty-five years and founded the Instructional Development Program at the... More...
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    Keston Fulcher
    Keston Fulcher is associate director of the Center for Assessment and Research Studies, and assistant professor of graduate psychology at James Madison University. He... More...
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    Margery B. Ginsberg
    Margery B. Ginsberg is associate professor in the Leadership for Learning doctoral program in the College of Education at the University of Washington, Seattle. More...
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    Walter H. Gmelch
    Walter H. Gmelch is dean of the School of Education at the University of San Francisco. He is one of higher education s leading... More...
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    Regan A. R. Gurung
    Regan A. R. Gurung is Ben J. and Joyce Rosenberg Professor of human development and psychology at the University of Wisconsin, Green Bay. He... More...
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    Linda Cabe Halpern
    Linda Cabe Halpern is dean of university studies at James Madison University, where she oversees a wide variety of large academic programs that intersect... More...
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    Christian K. Hansen
    Christian K. Hansen is associate dean of computing and engineering sciences at Eastern Washington University. He is the author of Time Management for Department... More...
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    Susan Hatfield
    Susan Hatfield is professor of communication studies at Winona State University. She served nine years as chair of that department and for twelve years... More...
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    Karen Huffman
    Karen Huffman is an emeritus professor of psychology at Palomar College, San Marcos, California, where she taught full-time until 2010 and served as the... More...
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    Penelepe Hunt
    Penelope C. Hunt is a professional fundraiser, teacher, management consultant, and executive coach with more than twenty-five years of experience in the development field. More...
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    Pat Hutchings
    Pat Hutchings is a consulting scholar with the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, where she was previously vice president. She is a... More...
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    John C. Ittelson
    John C. Ittelson is the director of outreach to the California Virtual Campus and consultant to the CalStateTEACH Project for California State University, Monterey... More...
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    Linda Jeschofnig
    Linda Jeschofnig, a master teacher and esteemed educator, introduced Quality Education Principles and Practices at Addis Ababa University s Commercial College and demonstrated those... More...
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    Peter Jeschofnig
    Peter Jeschofnig, professor emeritus, has over two decades of experience teaching chemistry, physics, and environmental science at Colorado Mountain College, where he also served... More...
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    Kevin E. Johnson
    Kevin E. Johnson is CEO of The Cutting Ed, Inc., a consulting company that specializes in helping clients envision education and training for the... More...
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    Tanya Joosten
    Tanya Joosten is the interim associate director at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Learning Technology Center and teaches in the Department of Communication. She... More...
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    Barbara Lee
    Barbara Lee is former dean of the School of Management and Labor Relations at Rutgers University, professor of human resource management, and counsel to... More...
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    Rosemary M. Lehman
    Rosemary M. Lehman is an author and consultant for eInterface with more than 20 years of experience as a learning design and distance education... More...
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    Arthur Levine
    Arthur Levine is the sixth president of the Woodrow Wilson Foundation. Before his appointment at Woodrow Wilson, he was president and professor of education... More...
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    Tracy Penny Light
    Tracy Penny Light is assistant professor at St. Jerome's University at the Univeristy of Waterloo, Canada. Her research focuses on ePortfolio implementation and the... More...
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    Scott O. Lilienfeld
    Scott O. Lilienfeld is professor of psychology at Emory University in Atlanta, the founder and editor of the journal Scientific Review of Mental Health... More...
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    Susan Manning
    Susan Manning teaches online courses for the University of Wisconsin at Stout and the University of Illinois' Illinois Online Network in online learning, instructional... More...
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    Linda B. Nilson
    Linda B. Nilson is the founding director of the Office of Teaching Effectiveness and Innovation at Clemson University. She is the author of Teaching... More...
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    Michelle Pacansky-Brock
    Michelle Pacansky-Brock received the 2007 Sloan-C Excellence in Online Teaching Award and the 2010 Sloan-C Effective Practice Award for her use of VoiceThread. She... More...
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    Bob Pacheco
    Dr. Pacheco is the Dean of Institutional Effectiveness at MiraCosta College, leading integrated and strategic planning efforts at the institution and acting as the... More...
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    Rena Palloff
    Rena Palloff and Keith Pratt are the managing partners of Crossroads Consulting Group, working with academic institutions and business and professional organizations in the... More...
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    Mary Deane Sorcinelli
    Mary Deane Sorcinelli is associate provost for faculty development, professor of educational policy and research administration, and founding director of the Center for Teaching... More...
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    Tina Stavredes
    Dr. Tina Stavredes is Chief Academic Officer of Corinthian Online Services. Dr. Stavredes has a Masters in Curriculum and Instruction with a focus... More...
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    William M. Sullivan
    William M. Sullivan is senior scholar at the Center for Inquiry in the Liberal Arts at Wabash College and director of the Educating Tomorrow... More...
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    Linda Suskie
    Linda Suskie is an internationally acclaimed writer, speaker, trainer, and consultant on higher education assessment and accreditation. She is a former vice president of... More...
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    Patrick Vlaskovits
    Patrick Vlaskovits is an entrepreneur, mentor and author. He has founded two startups (now on his third). Patrick has spoken at tech conferences nationally... More...
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    Barbara E. Walvoord
    Barbara E. Walvoord is professor emerita at the University of Notre Dame. She was coordinator of Notre Dame's regional accreditation self-study, the founding director... More...
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    Michael Wesch
    Dubbed 'the explainer' by Wired magazine, Michael Wesch is a cultural anthropologist exploring the effects of new media on society and culture. After two... More...
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    Raymond J. Wlodkowski
    Raymond J. Wlodkowski is professor emeritus in the College of Professional Studies at Regis University and the founding executive director of the Commission for... More...
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    Lois J. Zachary
    Lois J. Zachary is president of Leadership Development Services, LLC, a Phoenix-based consulting firm providing leadership development, coaching, education, and training for corporate and... More...