Dr. Roberta Ross-Fisher has more than 30 years of successful experience in educator preparation, competency-based education, online teaching & learning, accreditation and quality assurance. Roberta was an elementary and middle school teacher for 16 years before becoming a professor and university administrator. She currently uses skills to support colleges and universities across the United States as a consultant.

An articulate presenter and author of numerous scholarly works, Roberta has received many professional accolades during her career including five Who’s Who in Teaching awards; Governor’s Award for Teaching Excellence; Parkway Baptist Distinguished Professor of the Year Award; six High Performance Faculty Recognition awards; two Provost Top Performer Awards; Compliance and Accreditation Departmental Award; and two Excellence in University Service Awards.

Dr. Ross-Fisher has a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education, a master’s degree in Reading Education, and PhD in Curriculum and Instruction. She resides in the St. Louis area.