Dr. Karen Ivers began her career at CSU Fullerton in 1994. Over the years, she has taught graduate level technology courses, research classes, and methods (credential) courses. She has also worked with doctoral students and supervised student teachers. She helped design the online MSIDT program and CalStateTeach, serving as CSUF’s first director of the CST program. She has published numerous books and articles on educational technology, as well as presented at local, national, and international conferences. She has numerous creativity activities, as well, including the development of computer software, videos, workshops, handbooks, and so on. She has received multiple grants and oversaw system-wide technology grants while she worked at the Chancellor’s Office. She served as Chair of the Department of Elementary and Bilingual Education and Associate Dean for the College of Education. Her current research and creative interests include educational technology; online learning; innovative approaches to promoting creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, and communication; mathematics literature; gender issues; and early childhood education.