Dr. Barbara Illowsky is co-author of “Introductory Statistics”, “Introductory Business Statistics” & “Collaborative Statistics”, free and open textbooks published by OpenStax College. She’s served on the international Board of Directors for the OpenEducation Consortium. Barbara has been a mathematics and statistics professor at De Anza College since 1989. She has been on loan to many projects, including the CCC Chancellor’s Office and the CCC Online Education Initiative as its Chief Academic Affairs Officer. This year, Barbara is the first OER and Innovation Fellow for the Michelson 20Million Minds Foundation. She spends her days advocating for and promoting adoption of OER.