Timothy Stafford has spent more than 20 years of his career in education creating innovative curriculum and instructional applications and platforms that fuse instructional principles with technology that allow for an acceleration of excellence int he classroom. As a project manager, Mr. Stafford has overseen hundreds of development projects for both for profit and non-profit institutions and organizations. His passion for bering excellence in training and education has helped him to establish award winning programming in the Fine Arts, Academics, Work Study and Cooperative Learning programs, and Community Service initiatives in ways that have helped establish his clients' brand and heart in their commuities and the world. Mr. Stafford has an earned Masters of Science degree Education with a specialization in Instructional Design for Online Learning from Capella University,  and is currently a PhD learner at Capella University in Education with the same specialization. Mr. Stafford has most recently written an paper for SALTand has presented at many seminars and industry gatherings, including SALT, FETC, the E-Learning Guild, and ACSI in the areas of educational management, technology integration into education, accreditation,  and creative financing for extracurricular programming. Mr. Stafford lives in Central Florida, with his wife of 19 years, Victoria and two children Joshua (16) and Danae (9).

Key Strengths:

  • Award winning team leader and project manager
  • Strong academic background
  • Strong speaking, writing, and presentation skills
  • Solid experience in fusing technology and education
  • Solid experience in educational consulting in accreditation and instructional/curricular development

Work History

Work History
Aug 2011 - Present


T M Stafford LLC

T M Stafford LLC is an educational  and instructional design consulting and publication firm that specializes in understanding the forensics of instructional failure and how to remediate such failure for the sake of reestablishing excellence in instruction, education and traiing in the for-profit and not for-profit sectors. The firm has expertise in the analsis, evaluation, remediation and project management of, but not limited to:

  • E-learning coursework
  • M-learning coursework
  • Accreditation
  • Instructional design modeling
  • Human Performance Technologies 
  • Educational Leadership and Vision for Distance and Technologically Assisted E-learning
  • Futuring Learning and Instruction
  • The Fusion of Technology, Social Media and Instructional Theory

The firm was founded by T M Stafford with a vision to help both for profit and non -profit institutions alike to design instruction and training while mitigating the risks associated with designers by assignment, technological adaptation difficulties and other issues that are associated with the current science of instructional design especially in on-line asynchronous learning. A short list of clients includes:

  • The Nehemiah Institute
  • The Pilgrim Institute
  • Hampden DuBose Academy
  • Legacy High School
  • Oak Brook Productions
  • Beary Public Safety Group
  • Liberty Steel Erectors
  • Promise of Hope
  • Baptist Global Response
  • Adventure Christian Academy
  • First Baptist Church - Eustis, Florida
  • A Different Measure, LLC
  • Evangelism Training International (currently serving as a board member)
Nov 2008 - Present

Dir. of ID and Image Building

Liberty Building Forensics Group

Liberty Building Forensics Group is a consulting firm that specializes in building forensics and the analysis and remediation of building damage due to cataclysmic events including but not limited to water intrusion, mold growth and moisture issues. Responsibilities as the Director of Instructional Design and Image Building include:

  • Vision/oversight/management of production for training projects for experts and field staff
  • Vision/oversight/management of  production of  all online course work within a developmental model like ADDIE.
  • Oversight/management of staff and outside subject matter experts to research and develop course work objectives.
  • Oversight/management of all educational multi-media.
  • Oversight/management of  production and maintenance of virtual classrooms/ coursewor.k
  • Oversight/management of coursework productions for others that may enter into co-marketing agreements with LBFG.
  • Oversight/management of the production of all technical documents and articles for the firm,
  • Oversight/management of all creative media production for technical reports, image building, and social media.
  • Oversight/management of social media integration into image building.
  • Oversight/management of community service projects, budgets and client management for the firm's non-profit initiatives.
Oct 2004 - Aug 2008


Blue Lake Academy

Began work as Dean of Students and Faculty and served in that capacity until October of 2005, when the Headmaster and K-12 Principal resigned their positions and I was asked to assume the responsibility of Lead Administrator. Among the duties of these positions include:

  • Chair of steering committee for ACSI Accreditation
  • Curriculum Coordinator and Developer
  • Instructional Design for both traditional and online deployed faculty training
  • Budget research, preparation, and oversight
  • School marketing; print, media, and web production
  • Policy and procedure authoring
  • Faculty evaluation - formal and informal
  • Guidance counseling for MS/HS students
  • Member of administration and finance committees
  • Oversight of technology department
  • School media specialist
Jul 1999 - Jun 2004

Band Director/Classrom Teacher

Mountain View Christian School

Classroom responsibilities included:

  • Taught HS Bible, Band,  US/ World History, AP World History, Government, AP US Government, and K-8 Computer Classes
  • Provided vision and leadership for Fine Arts Department
  • Maintained active performance schedule
  • Raised all funds for band development and events
  • Prepared Lesson Plans
  • Conducted assessments of student learning
  • Keep current grade book
  • Conducted parent/teacher conferences
  • Maintained ordered/disciplined classroom
  • Served on curriculum committee for MS/HS
  • Served on accreditation committee
  • Student Government sponsor
  • Senior Class sponsor
  • Performed duties as defined by the administration
  • 2003 - Awarded Keys to the City of Las Vegas for Community Service
  • 2000, 2002 - Winner of local teacher of the year
Jul 1994 - Jun 2004

Private Music Teacher

Kesser and Sons Music

All instructional levels from first day beginners through college graduates. Also fulfilled school contract work for various local drum corps and marching band percussion sections.


Jun 2007 - Present

Doctoral Learner



Software Skills

The following programs are used with advanced or greater skill: Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) Adobe Captivate Adobe Premiere Pro Adobe Encore Adobe Sound Booth Acid Pro Finale Microsoft Office 2007 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Outlook) Microsoft Visio Swish Products (SwishMax, Jukebox, Presenter, Pix, Studio, Video) Mac Platform Products (iWeb, Pages, Keynote, Numbers, Garage Band, iChat, Skype; Windows and Mac OS)


Jan 2012 - Present

ACSI CEU Provider

Dec 2009 - Dec 2014

K-12 Administrator

Association of Christian Schools International
Aug 2011 - Aug 2013

K-12 Administrator




Melanie Wells

George DuBose

Jason Ansley

Mike Jackson