Tia Andrighetti is an Associate Professor at Frontier Nursing University. Her areas of interest include application of knowledge using a variety of teaching modalities. Much of her career has been spent in writing, implementing and evaluating the use of high fidelity simulation in the education of midwifery students. Her current research involves the area of Deliberate Practice during those simulations. Her current position is that of Innovation Coach. She is a faculty member in the Center for Teaching and Learning and works with faculty on course development and innovative teaching methodologies.