Ingrid is a co-founding member of the San Diego Continuing Education (SDCE) Academic Senate Distance Education Committee. She is a past-president of the SDCE Academic Senate. In January 2019, she was appointed as a member of the ASCCC California Online Community College Committee. Her training includes a M.A. in Linguistics and a M.A. in Learning Design & Technology from San Diego State University. She is a doctoral candidate in Educational Leadership at Fielding Graduate University. Her dissertation topic is online instructional design for language learning.