Josie Ahlquist holds a Ph.D. from California Lutheran University in the Higher Education Leadership. She is an emerging scholar on social media in education, exploring how leadership and social media are intertwined. She blogs weekly at www.josieahlquist.com, connecting scholarly research to best practices for students and educational leaders. She is a co-author in the upcoming revised Handbook of Student Affairs Administration textbook, writing the chapter on Computer-Mediated Communication and Social Media and is published in The Journal of Leadership Studies, exploring Digital Leadership Education using Social Media and the Social Change Model.
Kathy L. Guthrie is an Associate Professor of Higher Education at Florida State University where she coordinates the Undergraduate Certificate in Leadership Studies. Guthrie focuses her research on undergraduate leadership education, student affairs professional development, and online teaching and learning. Currently, Guthrie is the associate editor of the New Directions in Student Leadership series. Recently, she co-authored a monograph titled Cultivating Leader Identity and Capacity in Students from Diverse Backgrounds and an article in the Journal of Computing in Higher Education, Reflection: The Importance of Making Meaning in E-Service-Learning Courses.