Lisa McIntyre-Hite, PhD, is an executive leader dedicated to expanding access to comprehensive, higher quality, and personalized learning experiences that deliver value to every learner. Lisa has led both direct-assessment and term-based competency-based education efforts from initial design and development to full-scale operations. She started her career as a high-school English teacher before moving in to administration and higher education leadership. Lisa serves on the American Institutes of Research Advisory Board for Competency-Based Education and Learning and on the Board of Directors for the Competency-Based Education Network. A recognized leader in innovative learning design, Lisa’s research has been published by the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation in addition to several peer-reviewed journals.