Ryan Barnhart is the Assistant Director of Marketing and Recruitment Coordination at California University of Pennsylvania’s Global Online programs. Ryan brings a hands-on, student-first approach to student affairs with a focus on customer relationship management in the educational environment. Ryan has been involved in the field of online higher education for more than a decade. With experience from the perspectives of student, instructor, and administrator, Ryan has a unique take on the world of online education and higher education administration. Ryan has taught online courses at the community and junior college level since 2008. He has also been instrumental in developing the virtual campus for the West Virginia Junior College network, in addition to teaching several courses for the online campus.