Summary of Qualifications-
20+ years experience in design and development of a variety of media-
multimedia, new media. internet and interactive content, video and motion
graphics, and design and production of educational media titles, art
exhibitions and museum exhibitions. Prolific illustrator/photographer/animator/composer.
Extensive experience in all phases of instructional design, art direction
and analog and digital production, project management and administration,
budgeting and cost specification.
86 Park Drive
Glen Carbon, Illinois,
in Instructional Technology -Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville.
in Art with minor in Art Education- Murray State University, Murray,
Development: 75 additional credit hours and CEU's in computer
technologies, new media design, and art education beyond degree
as well as dozens of seminars and workshops. (see below)
* Director- Advanced
* Flash- Beginning
* Dreamweaver- Beginning
* Authorware- Intermediate
* Authorware- Advanced
and Seminar Training
* Terry Schussler's Advanced Director seminar
* Kirk Keller's Shockwave training
* Dreamweaver training- Center for Business, Industry and Labor
Training Center (CBIL)
* Ultimate Photoshop training
* Photoshop Wow training
* AfterEffects Authorized training
* Blackboard -Train the Trainer
* DVCreators-Final Cut Pro 2 and version 4
* DVCreators- DV Revolution 3 Day seminar
* Apple Digital Clasroom training
* Smart Technologies Smartboard Training
* Adobe Acrobat Certified training
* Adobe Acrobat training CBIL
* Maya 4
* 6 Credit hours Photoshop-SMU
* Collin County CC- Authorware 1, 2- 3 credit hours each
* Director Advanced-3 credit hours taught by Jeff Bennett and
* Dallas CCC- Director 1,2,3
* DCCC Classes- Macintosh Connectivity
* DCCC Photoshop
Tutorial training-Element K
* Final Cut Pro
* Microsoft Power Point
* Microsoft Word
* After Effects
* Filemaker Pro
* Quicktime VR
Media 100 Certification- Editor 1 (Non Linear DV)- -National Institute
for the Study of Digital Media at Bowling Green State University
lifetime teaching certification K-12
St. Louis Community
College, St. Louis, Missouri from 10/96- present
Instructional Design, Multimedia Development, Training and Staff Development
I design and develop and deploy instructional technology media tools
for the college classroom setting. I have a leadership role in the analysis
of needs, audience, goals, resources, and alternatives in the development
of multimedia instructional materials, online instruction, and collaborative
projects. I develop courseware and new media and also establish protocols
for evaluation of instructional technologies in the educational environment.
I develop and provide hands on training for faculty and staff in new
media and instructional technologies. I model lifelong learning and
am frequently requested to sit on college technology committees. I am
campus Blackboard administrator/coordinator and lead trainer and also
train faculty in Online Teaching Best Practices, Authorware, Photoshop,
Dreamweaver, Imovie, Powerpoint, E-Classroom Strategies
Faculty, St. Louis Community
College, St. Louis, Missouri from 8/98- present
Instructor of Multimedia Production, Multimedia Applications, Computers
in Education, and Internet Literacy
I teach a completely online course offered through the college which
was developed by PBS and the University of Delaware on Internet Literacy
(IS 577). I customize and update the course and teach it each semester.
I administer a busy listserv and threaded discussion area in conjunction
with this course and work individually with students over the net.
in Education (EDU 102) for our Teacher Ed program since the Spring of
2001. I completed course redesign based on ISTE standards, taught it
three semesters and then handed it off to other instructors.
I also am instructor for a variety of courses offered in the college's
Multimedia certificate program -
a.) Multimedia Production (MCM137). It is a four credit hour course
which is the capstone course of the certificate program - teach Macromedia
Director as the primary authoring tool along with best production practices
from concept to delivery.
b.) Macromedia Director- Advanced (MCM229)
c.) Macromedia Flash (MCM219)
of 15 credit hours per year including summer term.
Center for Business, Industry and Labor (CBIL), St. Louis, Missouri
Teaching Multimedia Applications for CBIL's Learning Together Program
I teach four training courses for CBIL per semester including Photoshop:
Beginning and Intermediate Training and Dreamweaver: Beginning and Advanced
Training. Students are employees of Boeing. Part of CBIL workforce development
and training initiative in partnership with Boeing.
Designer, Southern Methodist
University, Dallas, Texas from 11/89 - 09/96
Managed large, detailed projects as Exhibition Designer for the
Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas. Responsible
for objective based designs for all exhibitions.
Research, design, and preparation of 6-10 exhibitions yearly, Over
50 in seven years. Supervision of overall exhibition program and production
assistants, production planning and implementation of museum educational
goals. Art direction, photography, graphic design. LAN administrator,
Macintosh training and support to staff. Art courier and on site staff
representative for travelling exhibitions. Audiovisual and multimedia
production, responsible for designing, implementing and maintaining
department's Web site. Utilized Authorware Pro and MM Director to create
docent training materials and educational media and websites to supplement
exhibitions. Began converting collections catalog to digital format
as well as creating user friendly interface to collections database
for scholarly research. Involved in Internet design as well as University
CDRom projects. In absence of curatorial staff, dealt with curatorial
issues. Listing of exhibitions available on request.
responsibilities: Maintain internationally known permanent collection
of Spanish Masterworks and sculpture garden. Interacted frequently with
world class institutions. (The Prado, MOMA, Met, Library of Congress,
Marlborough and so on). Frequent consultant to other departments on
design and computing matters.
Designer/Artist- self employed from 12/87-
Designed exhibits and audiovisual presentations for trade and government
exhibitions. Built museum, architectural, mechanical and topographic
models. Graphic design, illustration, photography of models, facsimiles
and prototypes. Designed visual media for law firms for use in court
Audiovisual media for court cases (Employer confidential) . Several
architectural models, including a major riverfront reconstruction master
model for HFC Corporation, Louisville, KY... Mechanical models
of boom cranes for use by FMC-Linkbelt Corp....Topographic modelling
of beachhead from geologic survey data for U.S.Army... Complete
refurbishment of seven architectural models for Humana Corporation....
Architectural masterplan design and model for Ethnic Museum,
Louisville, KY....Exhibit for Indiana Dunes State Park...Racetrack
facilities model for HFC Corp. Baltimore division... Worked on
stadium model used by sponsor of Superbowl XXIII halftime competition
"Finger Flick Football"...Trade show exhibit for Ford Motor
Co. ...Graphic design, graphic arts darkroom, silkscreen for Leonard
Kik and Associates exhibit house, Louisville,KY.
Direction and Design, Memphis Museums Incorporated,
Memphis, TN from 1983-1988
Oversaw department in-house art production studio for Memphis Museums
Foundation. Produced large scale programmed multimedia presentations
for educational and entertainment purposes that were marketed worldwide
to hundreds of colleges, universities, schools, and museums. Prolific
art and photographic production, creation of illustrations, graphics,
and visuals for shows and then creation of post production marketing
media. Full charge of art department, photographic facilities, development
and maintenance of slide archives. Responsible for other print media
and marketing materials design, show sales production. This endeavor
was so successful it had to be incorporated into a private foundation
as it endangered the umbrella department's non-profit status. See below
for venues where the productions were screened.
Instructor, Caruthersville MO School District
18 from 1982-83
Sculptor/Designer, Murray, Ky and Memphis,
TN from 1978-1988
Created commissoned art metal castings, ran art foundry. Oversaw more
than 200 pours utilizing lost wax investment and ceramic shell casting
technologies. Designed exhibitions of other artists' work. Participated
in numerous juried art exhibitions. Taught art workshops. Unique jewelry
design and metalsmithing.
Macintosh and PC, multi format cameras, Oxberry animation stand, computer
peripherals, digital cameras, digital audio/video recording hardware,
Non Linear Editing Suites, (as well as all shop tools and analog art
Software- Macromedia Suite: Director, Authorware, Flash and Dreamweaver-
(Have taught all at college level). Adobe Suite:Photoshop (also taught
this), Premiere, AfterEffects, Acrobat, Pagemaker. Apple Suite: Final
Cut Pro,DVD Studio Pro, Quicktime, QTVR, Hypercard Other: Media 100,
Filemaker Pro, MS Word/ Powerpoint, Designer's Edge,Peak, Soundedit,
Protools, and many others including knowledge of cross platform production
GOTOH ASTRONOMICAL MUSEUM, TOKYO
THE MERIDIAN PLANETARIUM, GREENWICH, ENGLAND
SCIENCE PLACE II, DALLAS, TX
MUSEUM OF NATURAL SCIENCE, HOUSTON, TX
KANSAS CITY MUSEUM
GATES PLANETARIUM, DENVER, CO.
CENTER OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY, DES MOINES, IOWA
NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM, DAYTONA BEACH, FLA.
CUMBERLAND MUSEUM, NASHVILLE, TN
WICHITA FALLS MUSEUM
STATE MUSEUM OF PENNSYLVANIA, HARRISBURG, PA
MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, PROVIDENCE, R.I.
SCIENCE CENTER, SAVANNAH, GA
MUSEUM OF ARTS AND SCIENCES, MACON, GA
DISCOVERY PLACE, CHARLOTTE, N.C.
NATURAL SCIENCE CENTER, GREENSBORO, NC
SCIENCE CENTER, ORLANDO, FLA
LAKEVIEW MUSEUM, PEORIA, IL
ROANOKE VALLEY SCIENCE MUSEUM, ROANOKE, VA
MUSEUM OF ARTS AND SCIENCES, DAYTONA, FLA
DISCOVERY CENTER, AMARILLO, TX
MUSEUM OF THE SOUTHWEST, MIDLAND, TX
LOUISIANA ARTS AND SCIENCES CENTER, BATON ROUGE
NATURAL SCIENCE CENTER, WINSTONSALEM, NC
BISHOP PLANETARIUM, BRADENTON, FLA
SCIENCE MUSEUM, OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
PAULUCCI SPACE THEATRE, HIBBING, MN
ERIE HISTORICAL MUSEUM, ERIE, PA
BUHL SCIENCE CENTER, PITTSBURG
LOUISIANA NATURE AND SCIENCE CENTER, NEW ORLEANS
TEXAS TECH UNIV.
FRANKLIN AND MARSHALL COLLEGE, LANCASTER, PA
WEST VIRGINIA UNIV.
IDAHO STATE UNIV.
UNC CHAPEL HILL
COLLEGE OF THE REDWOODS, EUREKA, CA
SFASU, NACADOCHES, TX PHYSICS DEPT. SLN
COOKE CO., TX COMM. COLLEGE
CLARK CO. COMM. COLL, LAS VEGAS, NEV.
DAVIS ELKINS COLLEGE, ELKINS, WV
CHEMEKETA COLLEGE, SALEM, OR.
CITY COLLEGE OF NEW YORK
UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA
SLIPPERY ROCK UNIV.
UNIV. OF LOUISVILLE
UNIV. OF ARIZONA
BOB JONES UNIV.
IDAHO STATE UNIV.
UNIV. OF ARKANSAS LR
CLARION UNIV. OF PA.
SAN JOAQUIN COMM. COLLEGE
WESTMINSTER COLLEGE, NEW WILMINGTON, PA
MAHOPAC, N.Y. PUBLIC SCHOOLS
HERNANDO CO., FLA. SCHOOLS
TAUNTON, MASS. SCHOOLS
SPRINGFIELD, MASS. SCI. MUS.
PORT CHESTER, NY SCHOOL DIST.
RAMAPO CENTRAL SCHOOL DIST., HILLBURN, NY
DEERFIELD ACADEMY, MASS
CRANBROOK ED. COMMUNITY, MICH.
PORTSMOUTH, VA PUBLIC SCHOOLS
BETHLEHEM, PA, SCHOOLS
MINNEAPOLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY
HARRISON NY SCHOOLS
EAST PENN SCHOOL DIST., EMMAUS, PA
WILLIAMSVILLE CENTRAL, EAST AMHURST, NY
JACKSON, MICH., PUBLIC SCHOOLS
LONGWOOD CENTRAL DIST. MIDDLE IS. NY
LAKE CO. FLA. SCHOOL DIST.
PORT NECHES, TX, IND. SCHOOL DISTRICT
CITY OF MISHAWAKA, INDIANA
VA. BEACH CITY SCHOOLS
READING PA. PUBLIC SCHOOLS
SCREENED AT THESE INSTITUTIONS
*Japan: Reflections of Time (Sponsored by Richards Medical Corp.)
*Death of the Dinosaurs
*Astrology: Fact or Fiction?
*A Season of Light
*Israel: 4000 Years and Home (sponsored by the William B. Tanner
*Cosmic Believe it or Not!
*Egypt's Eternal Skies (sponsored by the Commercial Appeal and
Robert F. Sharpe and Company)
*Netherlands: Vision of Light (sponsored by Dillard's Department
*Land of the Southern Cross (Sponsored by Holiday Corporation)
*On the Shoulders of Giants
After The Fall
* In The Beginning
* A Comet Called Halley
* Elvis: Legacy In Light Laser Lightshow
* Laser Rock and Laser Sphere Lightshows