Mary Ann Parker is a secondary Dual Enrollment Composition teacher and adjunct instructor for NorthWest Mississippi Community College. She earned her Ph.D. in Secondary English Education and M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Mississippi. A strong teacher advocate, her work in secondary and university classrooms has focused on supporting teachers to build a culture of writing for all students. Her research agenda includes Writing Across the Disciplines and teacher recruitment and retention. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.