Education

Master of Sciences in Instructional Technology

Lehigh University
Bethlehem, PA

January 2015

Bachelor of Sciences in Information Sciences & Technology

Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA

May 2008

Work Experience

Instructional Technology Support Specialist

Northampton Community College
TAACCCT 4 Grant Office

March 2015 – Present

  • 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 navigation structure and appearance of resources website
  • Participated in pilot study of potential new LMS, Blackboard Learn
  • Explored and documented use of new asynchronous communication tool, Piazza

Skills

Computer
  • Apple & MS Office suites
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Blender
  • GarageBand
  • Final Cut
  • Motion
  • iMovie
  • ScreenFlow
  • Zoom
Web
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • PHP
  • WordPress
  • Drupal (basic proficiency)
Interpersonal
  • Online & in-person meeting planning and leadership
  • Written and oral communication
  • Large & small group presentation
  • Team organization & leadership
  • Event coordination

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
  • Volunteer Webmaster for son’s local Cub Scout Pack
  • Learn new technologies with relative ease; Lynda.com subscriber
  • Enjoy bowling, painting, digital photography, 3D modeling, videography, web design, video games, fantasy audio books, traveling, try new foods