Greg Ritter (Director of Higher Education & Corporate/Government Solutions) has been involved in education & education technology for over 25 years. Greg taught in the English departments at Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Richmond, where he worked on an Annenberg Foundation grant around integrating technology into the writing classroom. He served as Academic Technology Program Manager at Gallaudet University, the university for the Deaf and hard of hearing, before joining Blackboard in 1999. In his long career at Blackboard, Greg has worked in the Consulting, Business Development, and Product Management teams. Through his various product management roles over the last nine years, Greg has helped define the direction of multiple Blackboard solutions.