Ariel Gunn is passionate about creating inclusive and accessible learning opportunities for a diverse population of students. Her research and instructional design interests include writing assignments and digital tools that promote equitable collaboration and critical thinking. She is a higher-education professional with twenty years' experience in teaching, writing/learning center administration, and instructional design. Ariel received her MA in English Literature from UF, and she is currently pursuing an Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Educational Technology.