- Highly organized and driven educational technologist with a speciality in adult education and media asset creation.
- Record of success in developing and implementing learning management systems into existing curriculum.
- Exceptional and patient trainer with skills to motivate and identify learner needs.
Adult education & learning
Media asset creation
Multiple learning theory
Online course development
Adobe Dreamweaver CS5
Adobe Flash CS5
Adobe Illustrator CS5
Adobe Soundbooth CS5
Final Cut Pro
Google App Inventor
Pro Tools LE
educationFull Sail University Winter Park, Florida Bachelor of Science: Film (2008) GPA 3.26 Master of Science: Education Media Design & Technology (2011) GPA 3.5
experienceGreen Knight Productions Multimedia Designer April 2010 – Present
Coordinated freelance multimedia design services to small companies and non-profit organizations. Prepared estimates for clients including research into their background and industry to create a comprehensive design. Maintained lose relations with clients to ensure high levels of satisfaction and efficiency. Applied educational theories and the ADDIE model to create content optimized to engage targeted audiences. Created graphics for web, animation, and video. Produced and maintained blogs, websites, and social media accounts. Utilized filmmaking techniques to record and edit high definition videos optimized for web. Translated clients’ marketing or informational content into a functional website. Submitted completed sites to search engines using SEO techniques.Albany High School Instructor – Introduction to computers December 2009 – March 2011
Led ten week course each semester, designed to assist adult learners in expanding their understanding of computer technology. Examined the needs of the learners to utilize limited resources and create a comfortable learning environment. Employed ADDIE model to design curriculum and develop online resources to supplement lectures. Grew average program size and attracted new students. Covered various software and online Web 2.0 tool to foster cognitive understanding of technological trends. Conducted action research to improve practice and optimize the learning experience.Albany Broadcasting Company Sales Assistant September 2009 – April 2010
Worked under the direction of the General Manager, Local Sales Manager, and National Sales Manager to coordinate administrative tasks between accounting, human resources, sales, promotions, traffic and production departments. Opened offices to the public daily, answered guests’ questions, redeemed on-air prizes and prepared invoices for distribution. Worked as a liaison between national sales representatives and coordinated sales, events and promotional materials. Input sales orders and production request forms into sales management system and worked with sales team to enter, track and evaluate clients’ needs. Created promotional and training materials to be distributed internally and used for presenting to prospective clients. Led training sessions with sales team and traffic department members on new content management tracking systems. Tracked and oversaw production details of radio events including concerts, charity events, comedy shows, local promotions and expos.
Production Intern February 2009 – August 2009
Studied the production department’s workflow and procedures under the supervision of the Production Manager. Distributed advertisement copy points and client instructions to the six stations within the company daily. Wrote and produced commercials in accordance with production request forms from sales or promotion departments. Filed production requests, organized media libraries and other administrative tasks including training fellow interns. Completed requirements to earn credits for Extended Studies in the Media Arts as defined by Full Sail University.