Katherine Milton is Director of the Aesthetic Technologies Lab of Ohio University's College of Fine Arts. She is co-editor (with Dr. Lizbeth Goodman) of a collection of essays and case studies focusing on collaborative practices between artists and technologists entitled "A Guide to Good Practice in Collaborative Working Methods and New Media Tools Creation" (AHDS, 2005). Her workshops focusing on e-learning, and online content delivery strategies have been hosted internationally, with sponsorship from such organizations as the European Commission for the Arts, and the British Council of Morocco. Dr. Milton completed her Ph.D. studies in Educational Media at Arizona State University where she worked extensively at the Institute for Studies in the Arts, under Richard Loveless. Her scholarly works focus on the leadership dynamics, communication, creativity and community in intentional online worlds.