Aportfolio Staff

Dr. Elaine Gray

Dr. Gray is the campus ePortfolio Director and is responsible for faculty development and student support for ePortfolios. She teaches a First Year Seminar class entitled “The Art of Attention” and a course on “Contemplative Leadership” in Interdisciplinary Studies. She earned her master's degree in Liberal Studies from Rollins College and holds a Ph.D in Integral Studies from the California Institute of Integral Studies. Elaine is currently working towards completion of an Ed.D in the Educational Leadership doctoral program at Appalachian State University. Her publications include the textbook "Conscious Choices: a Guide to Self-directed Learning" (Pearson, 2004).



Kyla Willoughby   

Kyla willoughby is a sophmore majoring in Commercial Photography and Graphic Communications Management with a concentration in Cross Media Production. Kyla has been a part of the Aportfolio team since the Spring 2020 and loves making video tutorials.

   Willow Sapphire

Willow Sapphire is a graduate student of computer science. They graduated from Appalachian State in Spring 2020 with a bachelors in computer science and went on to the graduate program to get their masters. Willow has been a member of the Aportfolio team since Fall 2020.

A headshot of Willow Sapphire