Our Board Members

Governance Board

The CourseGateway Governance Board provides guidance and strategic oversight to ensure the product review process is aligned with the overall mission and goals of the CourseGateway program. It is populated by previous members of the Product Advisory Board.

Baiyun Chen
Baiyun Chen, Ph.D.
University of Central Florida
Program Director, Personalized Adaptive Learning (PAL)
Bonnie Grohe
Bonnie Grohe, Ph.D.
Fayetteville State University
Director of Faculty Development and Online Education, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
Dewaynna Horn
Dewaynna Horn, Ph.D.
Texas Woman’s University
Associate Dean and Professor of Management
Muhammad Hossain
Muhammad Hossain
Claflin University
Director of Instructional Technology
Valerie Jones
Valerie Jones, Ed.D.
Lone Star College
President, LSC-CyFair
Peter van Leusen
Peter van Leusen, Ph.D.
Arizona State University
Director Adaptive & Personalized Learning, EdPlus Design & Development
Erin Lynch
Erin Lynch, Ed.D.
The Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network
Candis Pizzetta
Candis Pizzetta
Jackson State University
Associate Professor, English and Modern Foreign Languages

Product Advisory Board

Product reviews are performed by an independent Product Advisory Board established specifically for the purposes of CourseGateway. View our current Product Advisory Board on the EDUCAUSE website.


Members of the Product Advisory Board together at the EDUCAUSE 2023 Conference in Chicago.

The CourseGateway Story

Learn more about the CourseGateway mission and our vision for more equitable outcomes through student-centered digital learning experiences.