Mike Rustici (email@example.com)
I have made a career out of helping others understand, apply and implement SCORM. I am widely recognized as a leading expert in the field and have been highly influential in shaping the future of eLearning standards.
My company, Rustici Software, is currently leading the way in supporting the next generation of learning standards through their work with the Tin Can API. This includes writing the initial spec, making all of their products Tin Can conformant, and helping the greater community to adopt the Tin Can API.
Latonia Ayscue (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Sr. HR Consultant, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
HR Consultant, Towers Perrin
HR Business Partner, Abington Memorial Hospital
I am currently the Senior Human Resources Consultant for Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and the Human Resources Consultant for Towers Perrin, as well as the Human Resources Business Partner at Abington Memorial Hospital. I also serve as an online adjunct professor in the Instructional Technology Management as well as the Human Capital Development programs at La Salle University, as well as at Manor Junior College and Colorado Technical University.
I earned my Bachelors in Sociology from LaSalle University, my Masters in Education from Temple University and I am currently a candidate for Ph.D. in Education, with a specialization in Instructional Design for Online Learning at Capella University.
Dr. Bobbe Baggio (email@example.com)
Director, Graduate ITM Program
La Salle University
I am an accomplished author, speaker and educator with a strong practice in instructional design for technologies and specific expertise in how people learn. I have proven ability to lead a team, to manage projects, as well as develop strategies and curriculum. I am proficient in all areas of instructional design for online learning, I supply ID services from the needs analysis to application design, development, implementation and evaluation. Currently, I am the Director of the Graduate Program in Instructional Technology Management at La Salle University. My prior experience includes being a Senior Scientist, Management Consultant, Director of IT, VP Software Development, Sales and Marketing Representative, and Educator. My education includes a BA from Waynesburg College, MA from West Virginia University, MS from Lehigh University and PhD from Capella University.
Bernetta Doane (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Reference and Instruction Librarian
La Salle University
I am currently the Reference and Instruction Librarian in the Connelly Library at La Salle University. I have over 20 years of library and teaching experience. I earned an MLA from Atlanta University as well as an MA in Education from La Salle University. I am a lifelong learner, a 2013 graduate candidate for the MS in Instructional Technology Management degree at La Salle University as well.
Robin Eisenberg (email@example.com)
Learning & Development Manager, HR
I am currently the Learning and Development Manager in Human Resources at Pearson Vue, Bala Cynwyd, PA. I am responsible for learning and development services for 2500 employees at corporate offices and field offices across the U.S. I received my MS. Ed fro University of Pennsylvania, a BA in Psychology/English from the University of Rochester and a MS in Instructional Technology Management from La Salle University.
Dave Goodman (firstname.lastname@example.org)
I have over 20 years of experience as a senior consultant, manager, and director of learning services and presently serve as President of SoftAssist, Inc. I have managed over 275 assignments ranging from multi-million dollar communication installations to interactive and online learning applications. I am one of the original partners of SoftAssist, which was incorporated in 1994. Prior to SoftAssist, I was the Director of Technology Planning for Towers-Perrin, a global Human Resources consulting firm.
Catherine Lombardozzi (Lombardozzi@lasalle.edu)
Founder and President
I am a career workplace learning professional with nearly 30 years’ experience in the field. I founded a consulting practice, Learning 4 Learning Professionals, dedicated to supporting the professional development of designers, facilitators, learning consultants, and learning leaders. I also teach adult learning and instructional design courses in several graduate programs, including LaSalle’s. Having worked in leadership roles in corporate learning and development for 20+ years, I understand the challenges of our day to day work.
I earned a doctoral degree in Human and Organizational Learning from George Washington University, and has authored several published articles.
Maureen Longstreth (email@example.com)
Content Management Specialist
I have been employed by the Rohm and Haas Company, now Dow Chemical, for 20+ years. While at Rohm and Haas, I have held many positions in the Content Management areas. My most recent work with Dow has been in their R&D organization in the Information Research Group.
In my role at Rohm and Haas and Dow, I have created learning materials in a variety of blended formats including online, classroom, and video to meet the needs of various audiences. As learning technologies developed and evolved over the years, I became intrigued with ways to integrate these new technologies into training programs. To satisfy my curiosity, I enrolled in the Instructional Technology Management Program at LaSalle University. I completed the ITM program earning my Masters of Science degree in August of 2010.
Margaret McManus (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Associate Dean, School of Arts and Sciences
La Salle University
I currently assist the dean of arts and sciences in overseeing educational activities, represent the dean in the Dean’s absence, and assume a leadership role in such areas as curricular, faculty and student development, academic affairs, and resource development. I participate in school initiatives, such as strategic planning and international programs, seek to enhance science and technology in schools, assists in coordinating the school’s undergraduate and graduate programming and administration, and assists in budget and grant seeking processes. I also teach in the Mathematics and Computer Science Department at La Salle University.
Robert Penn (email@example.com)
I have over ten years of industry experience, and was previously President of Pacific Light Technologies, a developer of highly interactive e-Learning courseware for business and consumer markets. Before Pacific Light Technologies, I led global project teams at Gemini Consulting, helping to design and implement structural change programs at these organizations. I also have hands-on experience in training and professional education through his work at Accenture, where I developed and conducted training programs throughout Europe and Asia on emerging technologies.
Kim M. Smith (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Aqua America, Inc.
Currently, I am a Tax Director at Aqua America, a suburban Pennsylvania water utility company. I have over fifteen years of progressive experience in corporate domestic and international taxation within the financial services, retail, pharmaceutical and utility industries. My education includes a BS in Accounting from Drexel University, an MS in Taxation from Philadelphia University and I am currently enrolled in the Master of Science in Instructional Technology Management program at LaSalle University.
Stuart “Stu” Smith (email@example.com)
Founder & President
Targeted Performance Solutions, LLC
I am currently the founder and President of Targeted Performance Solutions, LLC (TPS), a management consulting firm of senior level practitioners dedicated to helping organizations enhance performance and bottom-line results, and create and sustain their desired culture at the individual, team, and organizational levels. I earned a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior, a Masters of Public Health in health planning and evaluation, and a Masters in Individual and Group Psychodynamics each from the University of Pittsburgh. I am also trained in Lean Six Sigma.
I have over thirty years of experience as a management consultant, senior human resources professional and executive coach. My areas of expertise include: executive coaching, leadership & management development; team effectiveness and team optimization; organization structure, process and systems alignment including human capital management; and large-scale change management. For the past twenty-five years, I served as an adjunct professor in the Human Resource Development Program of Villanova University’s Graduate School. I am also an Affiliated Faculty in the Graduate Program for Organizational Dynamics at the University of Pennsylvania.
Margaret Uhrich (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Manager of Customer Relations
Performance Development Group
I have over 20 years of leadership and entrepreneurial experience as well as expertise in marketing, networking, negotiations, and financial operations for business.
I recently completed my Masters degree in Instructional Technology Management from LaSalle University. I am currently working with the Pioneer Training Consultants, playing a key role in the enhancement of their Outsourcing Group and Training and Consultant.
De An Woodford (email@example.com)
Sr. Learning and Development Specialist
Independent Blue Cross
I am a design professional with diverse experience in the fields of urban and regional transportation planning, instructional design, training, project management, and strategic planning initiatives. I am skilled in creating solid, instructionally sound training programs that apply adult learning theory to solutions for delivery to multi-generational and multicultural audiences.
I earned a Bachelor of Urban Planning at University of Cincinnati and a Master of Science in Instructional Technology Management degree from La Salle University.