Instructional Designer & Course Instructor with a specialization in “Training Course Development and Instruction”. Over 15 years experience is workforce development, adult education and construction/building services trades training. Teaching Projects: -Fairfax County Public Schools, Fairfax County, VA Adult Education | Construction Trades Instruction | 2001 -Northern Virginia Community College, Woodbridge, VA Workforce & Continuing Education | Construction Trades Training & Course Development | 2000-2007 -Germanna Community College, Fredericksburg, VA Workforce & Continuing Education | Construction Trades Training & Course Development | 2002-2004 -Northern Virginia Community College, Annandale, VA Workforce & Continuing Education | Facilities Maintenance Technician Training Construction Print Reading Instruction | 2009-2010 -Graduate School, Washington, DC Evening & Weekend Programs | Construction Technology Certificate Program Development and Instruction | 2009-Present -Didlake, Inc, Manassas, VA Drivers Safety Program Consulting | 2011-6/2012.
Classroom and moving to online.
Recipient of the ‘President’s Volunteer Service Award’. Marquis Who’s Who in America & The World in “American Education, Engineering & Science” (2004-2012).
Bachelor’s in Science (GPA: 3.74) in Business Management, California Coast University (CCU) in Santa Ana, CA, 2006. Currently I am seeking to obtain a dual Bachelor’s Degree in Health Care Administration from CCU with a projected completion date of March 2013. I plan to pursue a master degree soon afterwards in a similar degree field pending personal budget conditions. U.S. Treasury Acquisition Institute, Oxon Hill, Maryland Relevant coursework: Contracting Officer’s Technical Representative Training, Writing Performance Based Work Statements, Developing Independent Government Cost Estimates, and Task Order/Multiple Award Contracting. (2000) Certificates of Study in Purchasing, 2002 | Supply Chain Management, 2002 | Construction Cost Estimating, 1989, Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA. Also completed Virginia state apprentice (4-year) program in Insulation Technology & Marine Engineering (Newport News Shipbuilding), Newport News, VA, 1986.
I love my pets (Little dogs "Jo-Jo" and "Special"). I also love reading, writing, working with people with disabilities, and creating helpful training materials.