Michigan State University, B.A. in English and Education, May 2011, Minor in History and Social Studies.
Michigan State University, Master of Arts in Educational Technology, Expected Graduation: July 2012.
WORK AND LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE:
SocialKaty LLC., Chicago, IL
April 2012-May 2012
Social Media Grasshopper – Intern
Conduct competitor analysis.
Draft copy for client blog posts.
Help direct marketing campaign development.
Michigan State University – Center for International Business Education and Research
Graduate Research Assistant IV – Telecommute
Instructional Designer for Center for International Business Education and Research
Assessed instructional needs and selected software solutions.
Created interactive learning modules with Camtasia and Adobe Captivate 5.5
Followed ADDIE Instructional Design model.
Michigan State University
January 2010-August 2011
Supervisor, College of Arts and Letters Academic Technology Office
Established a new Educational Technology Department within the College of Arts of Letters.
Supervisor of 10 student technology support staff.
Manager of faculty and staff technology deployment and implementation.
Created technology training resources for faculty and staff.
Project manager of two website redesigns for departments within the College of Arts and Letters.
PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS
MACUL Conference – March 2011 – Co-Presenter
Introduction to Camtasia, Advanced Camtasia Workshop
Co-presenter of Camtasia Studio workshops designed to develop K-12 teachers, administrators and educational professionals skills using and implementing the software in their practice.
Using Google Apps to Enhance Collaborative Student Work – Speaker/Presenter
Presentation designed to help K-12 teachers create and utilize Google Presentations as a student collaboration tool.
SOFTWARE AND TECHNOLOGY SKILLS
Proficient: Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat Pro, Camtasia, Jing, Google Apps Suite, File Transfer Protocol, file conversion.
Working knowledge: Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Captivate, Concrete5 and other Content Management Software.