I am the Director of the Certificate Program. I have been working in the field of education for over twelve years. I received a PhD from the ATLAS Institute at CU Boulder in 2012. My research interests focus on professional development and the preparation of educators to teach online. I served as the 2013-2015 Programs Director of the International Association for Language Learning Technology, and I am the founding editor of the FLTMAG, a magazine dedicated to technology integration in the foreign language classroom.