Rosemary M. Lehman is Senior Outreach/Distance Education Specialist and Manager of the Instructional Design Team at Instructional Communications Systems (ICS), University of Wisconsin-Extension (UWEX). Rosemary holds a Ph.D. in Distance Education/Adult Learning, an M.A. in Television/ Communication Arts from University of Wisconsin–Madison, and a B.A. in English from Lawrence College (University), Appleton, WI. In her work at ICS she conducts sessions on program design, development, and implementation using blended technologies; creates and publishes professional development materials. She coordinates distance education seminars and conferences, as well as keynotes and presents at a wide variety of conferences statewide, nationally, and internationally. She is the recipient of a Consortium of College and University Media Centers (CCUMC) Research Award and the UW-Extension Award for Excellence in education, technology, and leadership.

Richard A. Berg is Instructional Design and Distance Education Specialist with ICS. He holds a M.S. in Instructional Technology and Telecommunications and a B.A. in English Education from Western Illinois University in Macomb. Rich also trains University of Wisconsin faculty and State of Wisconsin Governmental Agency employees in the use of videoconferencing and webconferencing technologies. He designed and maintains the web sites for Instructional Design, Training for Videoconferencing, DESIEN Archives, and the companion web site for this book. Rich has been published in College and University Media Review, presented at the Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning in Madison, Wisconsin, and been accepted to present at the 2007 annual conference of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT).