Donna DesBiens, BA, MA, joined the learning design team in the Centre for Teaching and Educational Technologies on Oct 31, 2016. She brings 13 years of experience in designing, writing and facilitating courses in online and face-to-face learning environments, from her work with the University of Calgary, SAIT, TRU, and OERu. Donna is passionate about learning design and her research interests include intercultural and collaborative team learning. Donna will take over the intercultural faculty development portfolio held by Ining Chao. We invite the RRU community to join CTET as we welcome Donna.