Julie has a 30+ years career in K-12 schools across six countries and more recently in higher education. She is an online learning specialist with research interests in teacher pedagogical change through the implementation on online global collaborative learning modes. Using emerging technologies and related pedagogies she has designed a range of online learning experiences for all education levels leveraging community of practice strategies, social media, and design thinking approaches. Julie enjoys working in an environment that fosters innovation and creativity, and is focused on shifting practice for teaching and learning through strategic leadership and design practices. Her responsibility at u!magine includes providing leadership with design and development of Open Pathways online courses.