RTL Leadership

The RTL Leadership team (LT) brings a unique and rare depth of skill and talent to Berkeley. Our team has extensive experience managing and leading research, teaching, and learning centers at large public and private universities.  As a team, we strive to break barriers in providing access to all students and bringing forward new pedagogies, technologies, and tools that change the foundations of higher education.  We are dedicated to the mission of Berkeley and seek deep partnerships with faculty and researchers to support them as they aim for and achieve excellence. Fiat Lux!

RTL Leadership Team

Shawna Dark, Chief Academic Technology Officer & Assistant Vice Provost

Jenae Cohn, Executive Director, Center for Teaching and Learning

April Geffre Irwin, Director, Operations and Staff Development

Melanie Green, Director, RTL Communications

Ken Lutz, Chief Research Technology Officer & Director, Research IT

Tim Lynch, General Manager, KALX RADIO

Owen McGrath, Director, Strategic Initiatives & Programs

Erfan Mojaddam, Deputy Chief Academic Technology Officer and Director, Learning Technologies and Spaces