Categoría: Education

Learning Management System & Collaboration Tools

Through Covid-19 lockdown, I developed Educational Design strategy for the MAUWAI program of Indigenous Mindfulness. Key Deliverables: Knowledge Base – for internal process documentation. 1:1 consultation with team…

Experiences: Hosting the CX Collective NZ

In July 2019, I hosted the Customer Experience Collective New Zealand (CX Collective NZ) their monthly practitioner & networking event on behalf of The Employers and Manufacturers Association…

Keynote Talk: «Creation, Creativity & Crowdfunding» | Blended Learning and Technologies Forum 2019

In May 2019, I hosted the quarterly meeting of e-Learning practitioners across New Zealand at the Employers and Manufacturers Association (EMA Northern). During the 3-part event had a…

Guest Speaker: Territory Studio, London UK

In November 2018, I was invited to give a talk to Territory Studio about my project Tactile Astronomy: Teaching Astronomy to blind youth. The talk + briefing was…

Guest Speaker: Lloyds Banking Group

In November 2018, I was invited by the first ever Chief Design Officer of Lloyds Banking Group, Dan Makowski, to give a guest talk to their full Design…

(English) Tactile Astronomy Appeal & Fundraiser

(English) Make a New Zealand GST-deductible charitable donation to support teaching Astronomy to blind youth.

(English) Project Jonah Volunteer Medic

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(English) Community Volunteering: MESHED

(English) I am involved in the development of the MESHED collaborative to support resillient communities in Auckland through neighborhood activations of MakerHood.

Graduate Studies Program 2011

I was a program participant with a full scholarship. The aim is to positively benefit a billion people within 10 years.

Inspire Antarctica Expedition 2011

I was part of IAE11 this March. I recorded a Higher Education Podcast series of the experience which included living 10 days in Antarctica.

Master of Science in Instructional Design from WIU

I specialized in Social Media and Podcasting thanks to my experience on study abroad on a cruise ship.

Semester Abroad: The Scholar Ship | 2007

Through an Institute for International Education grant of $10,000 and the support of The Scholar Ship Office of the President, I have been able to attend this multi-country study abroad program that took me to Greece, Portugal, Panama, Ecuador, French Polynesia, New Zealand, Australia and China.

Campus Leadership at Western Illinois University

My seven years at Western during my Bachelor and Master’s I heavily invested in my passion: interconnecting people. I focused in international work and we did wonderful things.

Bachelor of Science in Physics from Western Illinois University

I graduated with honors from the Office of the President with a triple minor in Manufacturing Engineering Technology (Mechanical Design), Mathematics and German.

Semester Abroad: Technische Universitat Munchen | 2001

Through the DAAD, I attended «High Tech In Old Munich»: A language, culture and science summer program that included visits to companies in Munich and the surrounding area.