Cheryl Ludwa serves as an associate director for the VHA Employee Education System eLearning Division. She earned her undergraduate degree at the University of Louisville, and masters degree at the US Army War College. Ms. Ludwa has been involved in the development and delivery of training in VHA for more than 25 years, and currently leads a very talented team of instructional designers, eLearning producers and project managers. She is also a retired US Army colonel, serving on active duty and the reserves for more than 30 years. She enjoys traveling near and far with her husband (and often Sophie, their canine companion) and spending time with her grown daughters and their families.
COVID-19 has rapidly altered the course of everyday life for nearly every American and nation worldwide, and few entities have felt the impact more so than the healthcare industry. This unprecedented situation has prompted the VA to take immediate enterprise-level action to ensuring their ability to deliver high-quality healthcare via next-generation training capability.