Patsy Egan, PhD, is the Director of ATLAS, ABE Teaching & Learning Advancement System, housed in the Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota. ATLAS provides professional development to Minnesota's adult education workforce. Her current projects include designing and implementing professional learning around adult career pathways, trauma-informed pedagogy, and best practices for literacy, language, and numeracy development for adults. Patsy's particular area of expertise focuses on adult language learners who are new to alphabetic print literacy, and her full bio is available here. She is Past-President of LESLLA, Literacy Education and Second Language Acquisition for Adults, www.leslla.org.