Jeffrey Foster is the interim associate director of the Center for the Creative Economy and director of the Advanced Media Production Technology program. He is also an assistant professor at VCUarts, working in the research areas of conceptualization, ideation, vision scoping, strategic planning and direction, innovation and product program service development. He forges relationships within VCUarts and the university community, as well as with local, regional and national commercial entities. His career spans technology media innovations, internet service modeling, design, video and film production and education. Foster’s expertise stems from his more than 20 years of entrepreneurship experience.