Andrea Henne is the Dean of Online and Distributed Learning at the San Diego Community College District
, which currently enrolls over 11,000 students each semester in online courses at San Diego City College, San Diego Mesa College, San Diego Miramar College, and San Diego Continuing Education. Dr. Henne has extensive experience at the community college and university levels in creating accessible online learning environments that meet best practices in technology-based teaching, faculty development, student learning outcomes, and quality standards. Prior to working for the San Diego Community College District, Dr. Henne was the Systemwide Director of Distributed Learning at Alliant International University, developing and managing online, video-conferenced web-conferenced, and blended courses and faculty development across six California campuses, Mexico City and Japan. She has been a full-time instructor of Computer Business Technology at Los Angeles City College and San Diego Mesa College and an online instructor in Instructional Technology at National University and in Economics as well as Critical Thinking and Problem Solving at DeVry Online. Educated at UCLA in Higher Education Leadership (doctorate) and Business-Economic Education (masters), Dr. Henne currently serves as a Steering Committee Member of the California Community Colleges Open Educational Resources Consortium, a member of the Delta Pi Epsilon Journal Editorial Board, and as a member of the Educause Current Issues Committee.