Passport State Facilitator
Director, Center for Teaching and Learning
Laramie County Community College
Kari Brown-Herbst is the Director for the Center for Teaching & Learning at Laramie County Community College (LCCC) in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Her responsibilities include faculty development and support, and student learning assessment. In her time at LCCC she has served on several committees and currently serves as faculty representative to the LCCC Foundation Board. Kari is also a member of the Peer Review Corps of the Higher Learning Commission. Before arriving at LCCC, she received her Master's in Education Technology from Marian University (Wisconsin) and her Bachelor's in Sociology with an Education endorsement from Kalamazoo College (Michigan). Kari has 18 years of K-12 teaching experience in Alaska and Wisconsin, and began her teaching career as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Republic of Kiribati. She is currently studying for her Ed.D. in Instructional Technology at the University of Wyoming. Her research interests include investigating the impact of purposeful faculty development on student retention in the online environment.