Laurette B. Foster, Ed.D., is a Professor of Mathematics and Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence at Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU). Dr. Foster has over 40 years of experience as a leader and mentor in curriculum redesign for gateway mathematics courses across the United States. As a service to her discipline, she served an appointment with the Educational Testing Service in Princeton, NJ to develop questions for the SAT Mathematics Subject Test. She is currently serving on several national initiatives to increase the minority pipelines in the STEM disciplines. Serving as Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence at PVAMU, Dr. Foster is instrumental in providing leadership and training for faculty and professional staff across disciplines and subject matter to include successful digital instruction and inclusive teaching for equitable student success.