Lisa Petrides

CEO and Founder, Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education (ISKME)

Lisa Petrides is CEO and Founder of the Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education (ISKME). As a scholar and international open educational resources (OER) expert, she leads research, policy, and practice to support the field of open education with the goal to make learning and knowledge-sharing participatory, equitable, and open. This includes the creation of OER Commons, a public digital library collaboration platform that offers a comprehensive infrastructure for educators to identify high-quality curriculum and to collaborate around OER use, improvement, and evaluation, to address local learning needs.

Areas of expertise: continuous improvement; design thinking; educational research; knowledge sharing; information systems; K-12 and higher education; organizational change