Senior Lecturer, University of Southern California
Kendra Walther is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Southern California and oversees the Programming minor in the Information Technology Program at the Viterbi School of Engineering. Kendra is an enthusiastic and passionate teacher who cares for her students and is on a daily journey of improving higher education by exploring learning theory, inclusive design, and collaborative methods of enhancing the student experience. Kendra is involved in computer science education efforts through ACM-SIGCSE and the CS for CA coalition. Additionally, Kendra represents USC in Teach Access (where she serves as co-lead of the Student Task Force and one of the organizers of the 2021 Virtual Study Away Program) and AccessComputing communities in order to promote accessibility, inclusivity, and diversity within computer science.