Marilu Goodyear is the Associate Vice Chancellor KU’s Edwards Campus in suburban Kansas City and a faculty member in the School of Public Affairs and Administration. Formerly she served for nine years as the Director of the School of Public Affairs and Administration. Her teaching and research focuses on organizational analysis, organizational change, managing information and technology, and public management. Dr. Goodyear is a Fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration and has served as a consultant to many universities and federal agencies including the FAA and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. During the 2011-2012 year, she served as Chair of the KU Office of the Provost Change Facilitators Committee. Formally, she held the position of Vice Provost for Information Services and Chief Information Officer at the University in which she led all campus-wide information technology and library services.