Digital and Online Strategy Task Force

Charge: With the well-executed pivot to online teaching and learning, the University is poised to look at its digital and online strategy with new confidence and experience. This task force will look at best practices in use by DU faculty, as well as student sentiment regarding the spring quarter online experience. It will investigate ways to improve and enhance DU’s offerings.




  • David Thomas

    Executive director, online program management

  • Kate Willink

    Vice provost of faculty affairs



  • Kevin Archer

    Director of Geneva Program, associate dean, teaching associate professor, Josef Korbel School of International Studies

  • Lindsay Brunhofer

    Instructional designer, Morgridge College of Education

  • Bernard Chao

    Professor, Sturm College of Law

  • Bryan Cowen

    Teaching associate professor of chemistry, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

  • Rafael Fajardo

    Associate professor of emergent digital practices, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Brian Gearity

    Director of MA Coach and Sports Education Program and assistant professor, Graduate School of Professional Psychology

  • Stephanie George

    Associate professor of the practice of social work and director of the MSW, Graduate School of Social Work

  • Bruce Harmon

    Professor of the practice of computer science, Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Science

  • Theresa Hernandez

    Assistant vice chancellor of campus partnerships, Information Technology

  • John Hill

    Academic director and teaching associate professor, University College

  • Katia Miller

    Analyst, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis

  • Patrick Orr

    Director of experiential operations, Daniels College of Business

  • Kristin Taavola

    Associate professor, Lamont School of Music

  • Scott Toney

    Teaching associate professor of business information and analytics, Daniels College of Business

  • Keith Ward

    Professor and director, Lamont School of Music

  • Staff support: Therese Mashak

    Executive assistant, Office of the Provost

Timeframe: Work is projected to be completed by May 27.