Patti Jennings serves as a marketing executive for Dallas TeleLearning, a leading national producer of distance learning courseware housed at the Dallas County Community College District's R. Jan LeCroy Center for Educational Telecommunications. The LeCroy Center has been a leader in distance education since 1972. She serves as the liaison for all textbook publishers who have partnered with Dallas TeleLearning in the production of courses developed for the national market. Patti also serves as the administrator for the National University Telecommunications Network, NUTN, since it relocated to the LeCroy Center from Old Dominion University in January, 2007. NUTN is a membership-supported organization that has been providing professional development opportunities in support of emerging and current technology applications for over 25 years for leaders involved in distance education at the higer education level. She holds an Associate of Applied Science in accounting from Richland College and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Northwood University.