Linda K. Enghagen is an attorney and professor in the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst where she is the chair of the MBA Core Faculty. She also serves as a copyright law specialist for the Online Learning Consortium regularly offering live and online workshops in relation to copyright compliance in educational settings. An early entrant into distance education, she began her teaching career in 1984 as part of a video-based distance education program moving to online teaching in the mid-90s. She was involved in the launch of UMass Online from its outset. In 1990, she became the first woman awarded the Outstanding Instructor Award from National Technological University. She is also the recipient of three outstanding teaching awards from the University of Massachusetts.