Kim Kefgen creates and produces new learning projects in The Smith Learning Theater, and leads the services team and education program at the Gottesman Libraries, both at Teachers College. Before coming to TC, she was the Director of the Samberg Institute for Teaching Excellence at Columbia Business School where she worked on teaching and curriculum development, and led the initiative for effective and appropriate adoption of technologies for successful teaching. She also worked in New York as a professional theater producer, director and production manager for over fifteen years. As a parent of a daughter in the NYC public school system, she has served on School Leadership Teams and PA Executive Boards. Ms. Kefgen holds a BFA in Theatre from Otterbein University, an M.A. in Higher and Postsecondary Education from Teachers College, and an M.B.A. from Columbia University. She is an enthusiastic participant in our times.