In this role, Pettinger will oversee academic programs including online learning and dual credit, as well as the Center for Teaching and Learning.
Pettinger has worked for CWI since 2008. She has 17 years of higher education instruction and leadership experience in Idaho. She was chairwoman of CWI’s accreditation sub-committee for general education during CWI’s accreditation process with the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. She is also on the Idaho State Board of Education task forces on general education reform and transforming remediation.
Pettinger earned her associate degree in liberal arts at College of Southern Idaho, her bachelor’s degree in English at Boise State University and her Master of Arts in English at University of Idaho. She is pursuing her doctoral degree in education from U of I.