I'm an experienced Project Manager with over 10 years of experience in the higher education digital course development field. I have a track record of successfully managing multiple and complex projects to completion on time and on budget. Some of my key skills include:
- Strategic planning to outline project schedules, deliverables, and milestones
- Contract creation and project hiring; including hiring Subject Matter Experts
- Communicating and collaborating with team members
- Developing and disseminating efficient project reporting to stakeholders
- Creative and analytical thinking to identify risks early and solving for them
Experience: 0-3 years
Availibility: 1-9 hours/week
Type of work: Part-time contracting
Work location preference: Remote
City and State: Scottsdale, Arizona
Masters degree at Master of Arts in Education in Adult Education and Training / University of Phoenix
Masters degree at Master of Arts in English / University of Toledo
High school diploma at Phoenix, Arizona
Grand Canyon University
(from 05/2015 to Current)
Curriculum Designer, Consult, manage, and communicate with subject matter experts for the development of courses. Design curriculum in accordance with programmatic accreditation guidelines. Evaluate materials during development to ensure conformance with University policies and standards. Analyze instructional alignment of course topics, objectives, assessments and other course materials. Manage multiple curriculum development projects to meet established deadlines. Collaborate with editors and stakeholders to develop and enhance curriculum.
Arizona Department of Education
(from 10/2014 to 05/2015)
Education Program Specialist, Provided assistance to programs in planning, developing, organizing and evaluating assessment. Monitored Arizona Adult Education data collection system. Conducted statewide quarterly student follow-up for federal reporting measures. Monitored Adult Education programs for compliance with state and federal laws, rules, and regulations. Provided training to adult educators for program improvement measures.
University of Phoenix
(from 11/2007 to 09/2014)
Instructional Developer, Collaborated with faculty to develop and revise ground and online curriculum using instructional design. Provided design reviews for faculty to identify areas of strength and opportunities for growth. Facilitated online instructional design workshops for faculty. Researched current trends to provide recommendations for continuous improvement of curriculum. Consulted with partner institutions to create instructionally sound curriculum. Designed courses in the learning management system.