Keynote speakers


Our opening keynote speaker for the OER and Dual Enrollment Conference will be Richard Sebastian, the director of Achieving the Dream’s Open and Digital Learning. Sebastian is leading an effort to support colleges across the United States in designing degree programs using the organization’s learning initiatives focused on open and digital learning.

Our closing keynote speaker will be Kim Hunter Reed, Louisiana commissioner of higher education and SREB Board member. Reed is the only female current state higher education executive officer who has led higher education in more than one state. She was recognized nationally as the 2020 Exceptional Leader by the State Higher Education Executive Officers Association.