Theresa Gibson is the Professional Learning & Leadership Collaborative Program Manager at the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation at North Carolina State University. Since 2014 she has managed the development, implementation, and facilitation of the Friday Institute’s vertically aligned professional learning programs to support the transition to personalized learning for Superintendents, District Teams, School Level Administrators, Instructional Coaches, Instructional Technology Facilitators, Media Coordinators, and Teacher Leaders. Theresa also supports the national Leadership in Blended and Digital Learning Program which has been implemented in 15 states and 19 organizations. In North Carolina she supports the Friday Institute’s statewide programs as part of the implementation of the Digital Learning Initiative. Theresa plays a key role in the business development, sustainability, evaluation, and continuous improvement. Theresa earned her B.S. in Mathematics and in Mathematics Education at Buffalo State College and completes her MBA in December 2017 at North Carolina State University.