Dr. Monica Stitt-Bergh is an educational psychologist and specialist in the Assessment Office at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. Her specialization is in assessing written communication. In her current position, she is an internal consultant for and offers workshops on learning assessment, and she plans and conducts institutional assessment projects. She has spent the last ten years working to create a positive view of assessment and increase use of assessment findings. Previously, she assisted with the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s writing-across-the-curriculum program and implementation of a new general education program. Her classroom experience includes teaching courses on writing as well as social science research methods. Dr. Stitt-Bergh has published and given conference presentations on learning outcomes assessment in higher education, writing program evaluation, self-assessment, and writing-across-the-curriculum. She is also a former president of the Association for the Assessment of Learning in Higher Education and the Hawai‘i-Pacific Evaluation Association. She holds a BA in English (University of Michigan), an MA in Composition and Rhetoric and PhD in Educational Psychology (University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa).