Melissa Loble serves as the Vice President, Platform & Professional Services for Instructure. In this capacity, she focuses on creating a technical infrastructure for all of Instructure's solutions that fosters robust learning ecosystems for their clients. She also leads Instructure's custom development practice and partnership organizations, both of which enable customers to extend their core platforms utilizing leading industry standards and innovative learning technologies. Melissa has spent 20 years in the educational technology world, working for a number of technology suppliers and educational institutions, as well as teaching leadership courses focused on managing technology for educational change. Melissa earned her MA in educational policy from Teachers’ College, Columbia University, and an MBA in leadership from the Columbia Business School.