Alexa Tyler currently works for Central Michigan University in the Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning. While working full-time, Alexa is also pursuing two graduate degrees in Human Resources Administration as well as an MA in Educational Technology. With eight years of Higher Education and Clerical experience, Alexa hopes to continue working within the academic arena and further exploring educational technology trends. Alexa enjoys attending conferences and learning more about what types of options students and faculty to have to create a more productive learning environment. Most recently, Alexa has co-created and presented a Webinar on Creating Community in the Online Classroom which focused on three different types of tech based tools faculty could use within their LMS. When Alexa isn’t working or taking classes she is usually at home working on a craft project or spending time with her husband and pets.