Susan Patrick is the President and CEO of the International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL). iNACOL is the professional association for advocacy and research in K-12 online learning, publishing national quality standards and best practices. Susan previously served as the Director of the Office of Educational Technology at the U.S. Department of Education and published the National Education Technology Plan in 2005.
In 2008, eSchool News named Susan Patrick one of the top 10 national education leaders who “have had a profound impact on educational technology” in the past decade for her work at iNACOL and at the U.S. Department of Education. Prior, Patrick worked in Arizona on government technology policy and legislation under Governor Hull. She received the 2001 Governor’s Spirit of Excellence Award.