James Glapa-Grossklag is Dean, Educational Technology, Learning Resources, and Distance Learning at College of the Canyons. He directs the statewide Distance Education Captioning and Transcription Grant grant and serves on the statewide Accessibility Standards Working Group. He co-coordinates Technical Assistance for the statewide Zero Textbook Cost degree program. He serves as Ambassador for Global OER Advocacy for the International Council for Open And Distance Education. He is past President of the Open Education Consortium; the Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources; and Directors of Educational Technology in California Higher Education.