In the role of Assistant Director, Simmee plays a key role in the development and facilitation of center programming with a focus on pedagogy. Her specialty areas include best practices for teaching online and creating an inclusive classroom. Simmee also has the responsibility of coordinating the schedule of professional development programming that the center offers to faculty.
Simmee received her bachelor's degree in sociology with a minor in cultural anthropology and her master's degree in applied sociology, both at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. She has experience teaching both face-to-face and online courses and is currently an adjunct instructor for Delaware County Community College.