|Title:||Editor, The ToolBox
National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition
Brad Garner serves as Director of Faculty Enrichment in the Center for Learning and Innovation at Indiana Wesleyan University (IWU). Brad has been actively involved for several years in directing and teaching the first-year seminar on his campus. Currently, he leads faculty enrichment efforts across the entire university. Prior to moving into higher education, his career was focused on program and faculty development in K-12 public school settings, where he worked as a classroom teacher, school psychologist, and administrator. Garner is a frequent presenter at conferences and workshops and has authored several publications, including Teaching in the First-Year Seminar (2012). Most recently, Garner has worked with groups of teachers and parents in Bosnia as part of an Educational Leadership Institute designed to empower them to be change agents in their own communities and schools. He also works with men in a faith- and character-based initiative at Indiana's largest correctional facility.