Kristin began her teaching career educating deaf and hard of hearing high school students in central Ohio. In addition to teaching ASL at the college level, she taught ASL via interactive video distance learning to high school students throughout Ohio. She is the past Secretary of the Ohio American Sign Language Teacher’s Association (OASLTA). As a member of the OSU ASL Curriculum Design Committee, Kristin developed and implemented new content for the ASL general education course series. Kristin’s main interests are in foreign language acquisition, curriculum and materials development, instructional methods, mentoring, and technology integration.