UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE - KNOXVILLE Masters of Science in Instructional Technology Certificate of Online Teaching and Learning Knoxville, TN: 2016
EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY Bachelor of Arts in English Education Johnson City, TN: 2008
NORTHEAST STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE Associate of Arts in English Blountville, TN: 2006
2017 – Present KFA Nonprofit Funding Solutions; Johnson City, TN Instructional Design Consultant
Designs and develops online training for nonprofit funding solutions
Collaborates with SMEs to develop course material
Performs quality checks to ensure that all materials were accurate and effective
Designs and implements assessment in learning management system
Develops instructional activities and interactions
2017 - Present Tusculum; Greeneville, TN Instructor of Talent Development & Instructional Designer
Participates in curriculum and program development.
Adapts course material to provide optimum learning experience for both traditional/non-traditional students.
Maintains well-organized, accurate grade book and provides prompt reporting of student data as needed.
Builds and maintains knowledge of all Tusculum policies, procedures, and resources.
Serves as co-advisor for Tusculum Education Club.
2015 – 2017 Northeast State Community College; Kingsport, TN Administrative Assistant: Regional Center for Advanced Manufacturing
Prepare correspondence, documents, and reports for RCAM Director and staff.
Perform general administrative duties such as word processing, filing, and answering phones.
Develop and maintain RCAM master schedule for courses, meetings, workshops, and training sessions.
Monitor inventory of necessary office supplies to support RCAM activities.
Handle timesheet records and data for instructors and other staff as needed.
Maintain performance measures and files pertaining to RCAM activities and training.
Maintains student information as required by administrative procedures.
Serve as the Social Media Strategist for RCAM.
2009 – 2015 Northeast State Community College; Blountville, TN Adjunct: Humanities, Behavioral & Social Sciences
Utilized active learning methods and a variety of instructional strategies designed to assist learner in meeting course objectives.
Provided students, as well as coworkers, with timely and effective feedback as needed.
Adapted course material to provide optimum learning experience for both traditional and non-traditional students.
Built and maintained knowledge of all Northeast State policies, procedures, and resources as well as developments and practices in Reading and Writing.
Maintained well-organized, accurate grade book and provided prompt reporting of student data as needed.
Utilized multiple software programs, such as Prezi, Softchalk, and Camtasia Studio, to create and maintain course material and information.
Actively attended and participated in Professional Development workshops, seminars, and professional conferences including TYCAT and CCCCs.
Academic Presentations & Professional Workshops
Chapman-Rambo, C., & Cyphers, J. (2016). Assisting Faculty with ESL Instruction: A D2L-based Approach to Professional Development. Presentation at the annual conference of the Two-Year College English Association - Southeast chapter, Knoxville, TN.