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WORK EXPERIENCE

INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGNER

Seasoned Training Specialist and Instructional Designer who brings extensive experience and a genuine passion for empowering ​individuals with the knowledge and skills essential for success. Experienced in evaluating and adapting to ensure the ongoing ​relevance of training initiatives, creating a positive environment conducive to learning, and dedicated beyond instruction, embodying ​a holistic approach to learning and development.


Training Specialist | Ricoh USA, Inc | San Diego, CA | Feb 2019 - Aug 2023

- Managed logistics for training sessions on a marketing SaaS product for diverse clientele.

-Published and edited training content accessed by over 1000 users.

-Launched a webinar series to improve accessibility and product knowledge


Director of Training | Gerson Institute | San Diego, CA | Feb 2010 - Jan 2019

- Managed all aspects of training for four educational programs, including marketing, curriculum development, and assessment

- Coordinated certification training programs for over a hundred medical professionals globally

- Managed projects to update and maintain training manuals for three programs, generating revenue through online sales.


Training Specialist | Sandicor, Inc. | San Diego, CA | Feb 2007 - Jan 2010

- Conducted in-person training for county-wide real estate agents on Tempo MLS software.

- Managed scheduling, material prep, and venue coordination for training over 25,000 professionals.

- Created and maintained training documentation, curricula, and evaluations to improve learning outcomes.


P​l​e​a​s​e​ ​c​ontact for work experience prior to 2007








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SKILLS & CERTIFICATIONS

CORE COMPETENCIES

Software Training | ADDIE | LMS Administration | Curriculum Development |

Instructional Design | Program Assessment | e-Learning | Team Management



TECHNICAL SKILLS

LearnUpon LMS | Articulate 360 | Adobe Captivate | Camtasia | SharePoint | MS Office Suite | Asana |

Zoom-GoTo-WebEx | Canva | NetSuite | Salesforce | Atlassian


EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS


Bachelor of Fine Arts, BFA, Interior Design

Harrington Institute, Chicago, IL - Dec 2002


Certifications - Genius Unlocked Coaching Institute:

Neuro-Linguistic Programming Practitioner

Root Cause Coaching Practitioner

Somatic Coaching Practitioner

Krasner Hypnotherapy Practitioner