Dr. Vicki Wilkins is a professor emerita in the Recreation, Parks and Leisure Studies Department at SUNY Cortland. Dr. Wilkins serves as faculty for the Inclusive Recreation Resource Center. Dr. Wilkins’ work focuses on diversity, inclusion, and recreation. She has been active in the field of recreation and therapeutic recreation for over 35 years, and has won numerous teaching awards as a professor at SUNY Cortland. Dr. Wilkins received her master’s degree in therapeutic recreation at Florida State University, and her Ph.D. in therapeutic recreation/family development from Penn State University.