Crystal Jenkins has been a Professor of Chemistry at Santa Ana College (SAC) for over a decade and has served as Chair of the department. She holds a master’s degree in Organic Chemistry from California State University, Long Beach (2011) as well as a master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of California, San Diego (1989) and a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of California, San Diego (1987). Her work has explicitly focused on improving chemistry instruction for diverse learners. She has developed and currently teaches a hybrid course for Introductory Chemistry and an online Chemistry in the Community course for non-science majors. She serves as a member of the Distance Education Advisory Committee, a member of the Open Education Resource (OER) work group, an instructor in the SAC Online Teacher Certification Program and as a certified campus Peer Online Course Reviewer (POCR).