Associate Professor, Educational Leadership Studies
National Louis University
Geri A. Chesner, PhD, is an associate professor at National Louis University, Illinois, and works in the educational leadership MEd and doctoral level programs and the teacher leadership program. She served as an associate professor at Alverno College, Milwaukee, working in preservice and in-service teaching programs. She holds a doctorate in urban education from UW-Milwaukee, with an emphasis on curriculum, instruction, and literacy. Her passions center on helping others see their innate creativity and using it in all facets of one’s personal and professional life. Her current academic research centers on creativity, educational leadership, and visual literacy development for learners at all levels.