Laurie Burruss is a professor emeritus at Pasadena City College and a consultant in education at Lynda.com, where she’s advocated for academic initiatives, supported teaching and learning, and provided integration and implementation solutions since 2009. Laurie evangelizes all things education and learning. Before working at Lynda.com, she served for 22 years as a professor in Interaction Design and as the director of the Pasadena City College Digital Media, serving the state of California as a regional resource for collaboration between education, industry, and the community. Currently she’s indulging in her passion for digital storytelling teaching data visualization at Art Center College of Design. Contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.