Education

Master of Sciences in Instructional Technology
Lehigh University
Bethlehem, PA

2015

Bachelor of Sciences in Information Sciences & Technology Pennsylvania State University University Park, PA

2008

Work Experience

Instructional Technology Support Specialist

Northampton Community College
TAACCCT 4 Grant Office

March 2015 – September 2018

  • Provided guidance for grant-related instructional technology initiatives
  • Advised grant community college consortium on instructional technology practices
  • Aided in administration of instructional technology community of practice
  • Developed media for training and reference purposes
  • Guided community of practice in best practices research for instructional technology pilot program
    • Developed implementation guide for Flipped Learning pilot
    • Designed survey instruments to assess implementation of pilot
    • Monitored progress of pilot program
  • Created informational videos to promote flipped learning pilot
  • Edited and published video presentations
  • Designed and presented informational sessions on accessibility standards
  • Coordinated three informational summits surrounding the topics of Open Educational Resources, Flipped Learning, Accessibility, and Copyrights with industry experts
  • Reviewed and managed consortium created Open Educational Resources
  • Aided in the design and creation of digital and print marketing materials
Instructional Design Intern

Pennsylvania State University
Statistics Department

May 2014 – August 2014

  • Analyzed, developed, and updated online learning resources
  • Designed and proposed new user experience for resources website
    • Reorganized navigation structure
    • Modernized appearance
  • Participated in pilot study of potential new LMS, Blackboard Learn
    • Analyzed and tested user experience
    • Investigated content creation and management workflows
  • Explored and documented use of new asynchronous communication tool, Piazza, in preparation for department pilot
Production Coordinator

Pennsylvania State University
Center for the Performing Arts

September 2009 – May 2011

  • Supervised, scheduled, and trained labor force
  • Coordinated labor, equipment, and technical requirements with performance companies to ensure success of events
  • Serviced and repaired theatrical equipment and venue systems
  • Updated and maintained inventory management system

Skills

Computer

Apple and Microsoft productivity suites, Photoshop, Illustrator, Captivate, Blender, GarageBand, Final Cut, Motion, ScreenFlow, Zoom

Web
HTML, CSS, PHP, WordPress
Interpersonal
Online & in-person meeting planning and leadership, written and oral communication, large & small group presentation, team organization & leadership, event coordination, project management

Portfolio

My Portfolio is hosted on this site. The portfolio is best viewed on a computer and not on a mobile/tablet device.

Other Interesting Information

  • Eagle Scout & Vigil Honor
  • Father of 3 amazing boys
  • Webmaster and Den Leader local Cub Scout Pack (Volunteer)
  • Interests include bowling, painting, piano, martial arts, digital photography, 3D modeling, videography, web design, video games, sci-fi/fantasy books, traveling, try new experiences and foods