Dr. Mark D. Threeton is a professor of education and coordinator of Career and Technical Teacher Education within the Workforce Education and Development (WF ED) program in the Penn State College of Education. He consults, teaches and conducts research in the areas of technical teacher education, training and development, workplace learning and performance, and experiential learning and teaching. His research has been published widely in scholarly research journals and books. He has extensive credentials across education and training. He holds a B.S. in technical education from Pittsburg State University, an M.S. in higher education personnel administration from Kansas State University and a Ph.D. from Penn State in workforce education and development. Prior to joining the College of Education faculty, he was a technical educator with an emphasis in automotive technology and career development.