Strategic Advisor, Training and Development Manager, Learning Architect · Air University Global College

Sub-contract (C2 Technologies, Inc.) · Montgomery, Alabama

July 2015 – present

SCOPE:  Identifying and presenting innovative, creative, and practical methodologies and approaches which encourage critical/creative/strategic thinking, problem solving, and collaboration for students and faculty. Improving the student and faculty experience across the continuum of PME. Working with development teams to design, develop, and incorporate competency-based, outcomes-oriented approaches into curriculum.

  • Developed integration and improvement model for junior, mid-grade, and senior enlisted professional military education programs upon their move to the Air University Global College of Professional Military Education.
  • Designed and implemented program which allows faculty members to rapidly plan, design, and develop new courses to teach specialized subjects using interactive tools available through partner institutions.
  • Planned and conducted three-year pilot of Coursetune curriculum mapping software to improve alignment of outcomes-based education programs with diverse higher headquarters requirements.
  • Developed Flight Commanders Edge program to allow laypersons to teach leadership without formal education.
  • Developed and led courseware migration efforts to move 80+ eSchool distance learning courses to Arizona State University as part of a $25M/5-year intergovernmental support agreement.
  • Led transition efforts to integrate new learning management system (Canvas) into operations for Air University resident and distance learning programs. Designed implementation, training, and test and evaluation plans.
  • Informally managed team of contract designers, subject matter experts, and support personnel to (re)design 3,500+ hours of courseware supporting 30,000 professional certificate and graduate students around the world.
  • Developed and executed transformation plans for the most significant change to Air Force education since 1947.

Consultant, Air Combat Command/A1KB

Contract · Hampton/Newport News, Virginia

February 2021 – October 2021

SCOPE:  Developing and presenting online or classroom presentations related to the Air Force Foundational Competency Model and the implementation of the Airman Leadership Qualities across the Air Force in 2021.  

  • Developed introductory lecture series on competency-based development, specifically: how competencies form the basis for Air Force learning, the development of the Air Force Foundational Competency Model, and tips/activities for using foundational competencies for personal or professional development.
  • Developed training and support materials linking competencies to leadership qualities used for assessment.
  • Presented webinars for 500+ commanders, company-grade officers, enlisted, and civilian personnel.

Project Manager and Instructional Designer, Army Management Staff College (AMSC)

Sub-contract (Engility Corporation) · Leavenworth, Kansas

September 2015 – March 2017

SCOPE:  Providing curriculum and development services for curriculum redesign of the Civilian Education System (CES) within AMSC’s Intermediate and Advanced courses (resident and distributed learning).

  • Led instructional design efforts to build, test, and validate 450+ hours of online and resident curriculum.