I am an instructional technology specialist with my M.A. in Educational Media from Appalachian State University and B.A. in Mass Communications from Winston-Salem State University (WSSU). I am an experienced educator and student support mentor with a passion for instructional design and technology. With my background in education, instructional design and technology, I have worked as a communication and media studies professor, online course developer, professional writing consultant, high school teacher, graphic designer, and photographer. I am also the co-advisor for the WSSU chapter of the Broadcast Education Association.