Dr. Amy Collier is the Associate Provost for Digital Learning at Middlebury College. In this role, she provides strategic vision and leadership to position Middlebury as a leading innovator in creating and sustaining a global learning community through the effective use of digital pedagogies and technologies. Prior to the role at Middlebury, Amy was the Director of Digital Learning Initiatives at Stanford University. Amy received her doctorate in Family Studies from Texas Woman’s University in 2008 and since that time she has been an advocate for learners and teachers across a variety of educational institutions, from community-based service organizations to large public broad-access universities. She blogs (very rarely) at redpincushion.me.