Lynne A. Texter, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Communication at La Salle University. In July 2019, she was appointed Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at La Salle. She has also served as Interim Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences and held the position of chair of the Department of Communication for 12 of her 30 years at La Salle. An award-winning educator with over 20 years of teaching experience in the U.S., Czech Republic, Switzerland and Greece, she consults with a variety of organizations, including the New York State Department of Health, the Association of Government Accountants, JEVS, Habitat for Humanity/Germantown, Siloam Ministries, and the Kelly Anne Dolan Foundation. She received her Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Buffalo and her Master’s from the Newhouse School of Communication at Syracuse University.