Charged pdf in June 2020, the UW System Digital Learning Environment (DLE) Advisory Council is a standing group of UW System stakeholders with unique expertise and knowledge assembled to provide a forum for reporting, discussing, and providing input to the DLE program service owner.  The DLE Advisory Council creates linkage between UW System institution perspectives and the DLE program.  DLE Advisory Council members support the DLE program in the following ways with the goal of achieving consent 

  • Represent DLE constituency groups 
  • Synthesize recommendations to provide input 
  • Provide ideas for the DLE roadmap and service improvement 
  • Provide input to prioritize activities, with particular focus on: 
    • timing 
    • level of engagement/communications needed with UWS stakeholders (i.e., Students, Instructors, and Administrators) 
  • Provide customer perspective on program updates and change requests 
  • Provide input on use of discretionary funds 

DLE Advisory Council 2020-2022

  • Dr. Caroline Boswell, Director of the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning and Associate Professor of Humanities and History (UW-Green Bay)
  • Mark Clements, Chief Information Officer (UW-Oshkosh)
  • Dr. Kelly Delaney-Klinger, Department of Management Chair and Associate Professor of Management (UW-Whitewater)
  • Josh Lind, Registrar of Registration & Records (UW-Stout)
  • Michael Merline, DLE Administrator (UW-Superior)
  • Dr. Betsy Morgan, Provost/Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs (UW-La Crosse)
  • Dr. Brent Opall, Assistant Professor of Management, Department of Management & Marketing (UW-Eau Claire)
  • Julie Pohlman, Director of Libraries (UW System Administration)
  • Dr. Diane Reddy, Professor of Psychology, Director, Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, Co-Director, National Research Center on Distance Education and Technological Advancements, and Co-Creator U-Pace Instruction (UW-Milwaukee)
  • Ted Witt, LTDC Executive Committee Chair and Teaching, Learning, and Technology Consultant (UW-Whitewater)


DLE Advisory Council meetings are held quarterly in March, June, September, and December via conference call. 


December 15, 2020 (3:30-4:30 pm CST)


Sept. 15, 2020 pdf

June 18, 2020 pdf