PresenterPhotoAnne Reed currently serves as the Director of Micro-Credentials at the University of Buffalo in Buffalo, New York.

In this role, she developed a process to propose, review, develop, and implement new micro-credential programs at the university. Her background is in instructional design, and prior to her current position she served as an instructional designer for the Graduate School of Education at the University and as Program Manager for Open SUNY. She is the co-founder of the Meaningful Gamification Academy (MeGa). She is currently a PhD candidate in Curriculum, Instruction and the Science of Learning; her research examines the influence of micro-credentials design processes on the production of reusable artifacts.