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Cyndi Louden

Columbia College
Director of Assessment
Columbia, Missouri

Dr. Cyndi Louden is the Director of Assessment at Columbia College, Missouri where the student learning outcomes assessment program has been reinvented within the last few years. Peer review of assessment results has successfully enhanced use of data for improvement and a collaborative culture during a time of change fatigue. Dr. Louden has worked in assessment for over 20 years and has presented at various conferences such as AERA and the National Science Teachers Association.

Cyndi generously volunteered her services as AALHE Conference Photographer.  She became interested in photography about six years ago while living in Austin, Texas. Weekends have often been occupied by photography excursions in Central Texas and Central Missouri. Cyndi also has had the opportunity to learn about photography in multiple workshops and through travels in South America, Europe and Morocco.