Work History

Work History
Nov 2010 - Present

Sr. Instructional Designer

Performance Development Group

— MALVERN, PA. Sr Instructional Designer

“Where I've Grown the Most”

  • Managed $1M+ of training courses for high profile pharmaceutical, finance, and service companies
  • Generated an additional $500K+ in revenue, based on satisfied clients who returned for additional projects
  • Managed high-end video and 3D illustration branching simulations
  • Mentored new Instructional Designers in courseware development process and sound design methodologies
Jun 2003 - Present

Adjunct Professor

Alvernia University

— MELROSE PARK, PA Adjunct Professor

“Where I Was the ‘Fun' Teacher Everyone Wanted”

  • Instructed adult students in variety of Psychology courses(e.g. Psych 101, Neuropharmacology, Psychopathology, Personality Theories, Developmental Psych, Research Methods, and Family Therapy)
  • Created blended learning using tools like BlackBoard 9.1, Audacity, Articulate, BrainShark, and Camtasia
  • Consistently received student evaluations of 4.9 or higher(out of 5) across multiple cohorts
Mar 2006 - Nov 2010

System Administrator

Wilmington Trust Company

— WILMINGTON, DE System Administrator | Sr. Project Manager. | Sr Instructional Designer

"Where I Was the Team Player”

  • Progressively moved into roles of greater responsibility, and voluntarily spent a year as System Administrator when company cutbacks required us to take on multiple responsibilities
  • Project-managed multi-million dollar company initiatives
  • Successfully implemented new HRIS platform, in addition to my regular Instructional Designer responsibilities
  • Initiated new e-learning curriculum into otherwise all instructor-led education, saving the company roughly $500K 
2005 - 2006

Development Coordinator

Philadelphia Youth Network

Development Coordinator

Researched and wrote grant proposals in excess of $5M.

2003 - 2005

Grant & Case Management Coordinator

AIDS Coalition of Southern NJ

Grant & Case Management Coordinator

  • Successfully wrote over 30 grants in excess of $3M, and voluntarily took on leadership responsibilities in a time of major transition at the agency.
  • Managed staff of 12 case managers who each served 40-50 clients.
2003 - 2003

Hiv Coordinator & Therapist

Thomas Jefferson Narcotic Addict Rehabilitation Program

HIV Coordinator & Therapist

  • Treated over 50 clients in methadone maintenance
  • Performed HIV tests and counseling to patients.
1995 - 2000

Patient Account Representative

Thomas Jefferson Central Billing Office

Patient Account Representative

Education

Education
2003 - 2004

B.Sc

DREXEL UNIVERSITY

GPA = 3.79

William Melas and James H. Klauser Academic Scholarships Recipient

Jan 1995 - Jan 1999

M.A

LASALLE UNIVERSITY

GPA = 3.93

Won Clinical-Counseling Departmental Excellence Award

Skills

Skills

Voice Over

Learning Technology

Captivate, Articulate, Storyline, Assima Training Suite, Camtasia, BrainShark, BlackBoard

Web Design

Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks, SharePoint, and Adobe Photoshop