Kristen Andersen, Ed. D is a 17-year contributor to higher education, teaching, and administration. Dr. Andersen is a skilled educator and instructional designer dedicated to developing integrative, experiential, 21st-century curriculum. Dr. Andersen writes and edits research, curriculum, a variety of instructional resources, and blogs on psychology and cultural exchange. Dr. Andersen is also a guest speaker; ESL and living skills educator and is not only a published academic researcher but a published fiction author of a series titled: Unconscious Memories.