Lorena Bidwell

Lorena Bidwell

Lorena Bidwell

Title: Learning Systems Administrator
Office Location: Griggs Hall
E-mail: lorena@andrews.edu
Phone: (269) 471-3960
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  • Masters of Business Administration, Andrews University, 1986
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Systems, Andrews University, 1985


Lorena works as the Learning Systems Administrator for the Center for Distance Learning and Instructional Technology in Global Campus.  She provides support for LearningHub, Zoom, Panopto, and various other tools used to enhance learning at Andrews University.

She previously worked as the Chief Information Officer and other roles within the Information Technology Department at Andrews University for 35 years, included working with Instructional Technology from 1992 to 2002 where she was involved in bringing the first Learning Management System to Andrews. She also worked as a Systems Analyst for Saint Mary’s College for 3 ½ years from 1988-1991.

Lorena is married to Daniel Bidwell and together they have a son, Lathan and two daughters, Shannon and Tina and 3 grandchildren.