Dr. Felesia Stukes is a Computer Scientist with expertise in modeling complex systems, software development, teaching and interdisciplinary research. Dr. Stukes is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Johnson C. Smith University. She has a wealth of experience in higher education covering a range of topics in Computing in both online and face-to-face settings. She is also the former Program Chair of two Information Technology degree programs at Central Piedmont Community College. Dr. Stukes is a Ph. D. graduate from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, College of Computing and Informatics with a demonstrated a passion for finding innovative ways to serve her community through computing.