Anita Crawley is the Online Education Initiative Readiness Coordinator. Anita has been an academic and transfer advisor and a career counselor. She instructed First Year Experience, Career Development, Personal Growth, and Diversity courses and then became hooked on how technology can facilitate the support of students. After developing and teaching online courses and online student services, she directed a distance learning program. Her book, Supporting Online Students: A Guide to Planning, Implementing, and Evaluating Services was published in 2012.