Professor of Practice
Linda W. Braun is an educational technology consultant with LEO: Librarians & Educators Online. In her job, she works with schools, libraries, and other types of educational institutions to help them figure out the best way to integrate technology into their programs and services. She is a professor of practice at the Simmons College Graduate School of Library and Information Science, a columnist for VOYA, and has written several books on topics related to teens and technology. In 2008, 2009, and 2010, Braun received the WISE Excellence in Online Teaching Award. She is a past president of the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) - a Division of the American Library Association (ALA) - and from 2006 to 2009 served as the first blog manager for YALSA.