Ashley McKeen is the Curriculum Coordinator and one of the lecturers for the Excel program at Georgia Tech in Atlanta, GA. In her current position, Ashley provides continuous support to an original 4-year curriculum she developed. As part of this position, she oversees scheduling, classroom logistics, staffing, and curriculum selection and development for the program. Ashley also acts as an advisor for the students, overseeing enrollment, in partnership with the registrar, and collaborates with professors in each department campus-wide. Ashley is part of the admissions committee that uses an application review process as well as an interview approach to choose the best cohort from a large pool of applicants. She holds a bachelor’s of science in mathematics with a minor in music from The University of Georgia and a master’s of arts in teaching with a focus on mathematics from Kennesaw State University. Currently, Ashley is a doctoral candidate at Georgia State University and is finalizing her dissertation that studies leadership practices that support Social Inclusion in IPSE programs.