Dr. Ana Donaldson is the current AECT (Association for Educational Communications and Technology) president. She retired in 2009 as an Associate Professor of Instructional Technology from the University of Northern Iowa. Besides her years of classroom and online experience in creating web-supported learning environments, she is a published author, keynote speaker and international presenter. She is co-author with Rita-Marie Conrad of Engaging the Online Learner: Activities for Creative Instruction (2004 & 2011). Their next book, Continuing to Engage the Online Learner, is currently in press. Ana is currently a contributing online instructor and consultant.