CV

Current Positions

Educational Technologist, Center for Teaching Excellence, University of Oklahoma.
August 2014 – Present

Audio/Visual Technician, Bridgeview United Methodist Church.
Summer 2002 – Summer 2014, Summer 2015 – Present


Former Positions

Graduate Assistant: Educational Technology Specialist, Center for Teaching Excellence, University of Oklahoma.
August 2013 – August 2014

Organic Chemistry Curriculum Innovation Project, Research Assistant, Center for Teaching Excellence, University of Oklahoma.
January 2012 – August 2013

Apple Campus Representative, Apple Inc.
February 2013 – December 2013

Audio/Visual Technician, OU Wesley Foundation.
Fall 2009 – Spring 2013.

Computer Lab Assistant, College of Education, University of Oklahoma.
Spring 2012 – Spring 2013

Curriculum Librarian, College of Education, University of Oklahoma.
Spring 2011 – Spring 2012

Activity Coordinator, Project Transformation, AmeriCorps.
May 2009 – July 2009


Consulting

Blended Learning and Digital Humanities Twine Techcamp, UMass Amherst. (Link)
August 2017

WebFest “Train-the-Trainers” Sessions, Davidson College.
July 2017

Instructional Design Specialist, RMIT Training, RMIT University.
July 2017


Education

B.S., Chemistry Magna cum Laude
B.S., Science Education Magna cum Laude
Undergraduate GPA: 3.72


Certifications

6-12th Grade Chemistry Teacher, Oklahoma State Department of Education.
Effective 1 January 2014 – 30 June 2019


Training Curriculum Developed

WebFest, Website Development Bootcamp, Domain of One’s Own & Web Publishing Introduction (Link).
Summer 2017

PAINT Canvas, Mini Conference, Canvas Feature Showcase  (Link).
Spring 2017

Canvas Camp, Canvas Course Development Bootcamp (Link).
Summer 2016, Fall 2016, Winter 2016, Spring 2017

Learning Internet Technologies, Graduate Teaching Academy Workshop Series (Link).
Spring 2017

eXperience Play (XP), Faculty Learning Community, Learning through Game Development (Link).
Fall 2016, Fall 2017

Games Offer Bold Learning Insights Nowadays (GOBLIN), Faculty Learning Community, Learning through Games (Link).
Spring 2016, Spring 2017

Lynda.com Course Integration, Faculty Learning Community (Link).
Fall 2015

Mobile Blogging & Scholarship (MBS), Faculty Learning Community (Link).
Summer 2015, Spring 2016

Enhancing your Workflow through iPad, Faculty Learning Community
Spring 2014


Presentations

iPad Game Jam, iPadPaloozaOU, University of Oklahoma (Link).
25-25 August 2017

Domains Inside the LMS? Bring Your Course Website/Blog Into a Canvas Course to Engage Students, Domains 2017 (Link).
6 June 2017

eXperience Play, Online Learning Consortium: Innovate (Link).
6 April 2017

Games as Models for Learning, Online Learning Consortium: Innovate (Link).
5 April 2017

Game Jam (Theme: Improvisation), Online Learning Consortium: Innovate (Link).
5 April 2017

Simulations, & Embedable Content in Canvas, PAINT Canvas, Center for Teaching Excellence, University of Oklahoma (Link).
29 March 2017

Technology in Christian Education, Youth Workers Academy, Oklahoma Conference of the United Methodist (Link).
11 February 2017

Students as Makers of Educational Games, Academic Technology Exposition, University of Oklahoma (Link).
13 January 2017

Slaying GOBLINs: Gamification as Open Educational Practice, Open Education Conference (Link).
4 November 2016

Technology Enabled Learning, Graduate Teaching Academy, University of Oklahoma (Link).
4 October 2016

Game-Based Learning, Teaching in Higher Ed Podcast (Link).
13 October 2016

Student Creators: Cultivating Success & Amplifying Voices with Mobile Blogging, iPadpaloozaOU, University of Oklahoma (Link).
26-27 August 2016

Technology Enabled Learning, Graduate Teaching Academy, University of Oklahoma (Link).
8 March 2016

Mobile Blogging, Scholarship, & Cultivating Student Success, Academic Technology Exposition, University of Oklahoma (Link).
15 January 2016

Amplifying Every Students Voice: Mobile Blogging, Teaching Scholars Initiative, University of Oklahoma.
6 November 2015

Technology in Christian Education, Youth Workers Academy, Oklahoma Conference of the United Methodist (Link).
24 October 2015

The Affordances of Mobile Blogging to Cultivate Student Success, Big XII Teaching and Learning Conference, Institute for Teaching & Learning Excellence, Oklahoma State University.
30 July 2015

Apps for Education, College of Education, University of Oklahoma.
18 August 2013

Teaching with an iPad and Useful Apps – New Faculty Training, Center for Teaching Excellence, University of Oklahoma.
2 August 2013

Teaching with iPads, Student Oklahoma Education Association.
8 October 2012

Teaching with iPads and Other Uses, Oklahoma State Department of Labor
5 July 2012

Teaching with iPads, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Oklahoma.
3, 16, 24 May 2012

Teaching Column Chromatography: Open-Ended Approach for Understanding Lab Techniques, American Chemical Society, 55th Annual Pentasectional Meeting
10 April 2010


Research

GOBLIN Faculty Learning Community IRB Study, Partner: Dr. John Stewart.
Spring 2016 – Present

Curriculum Innovation Project for Organic Chemistry, Mentor: Dr. Mark Morvant.
Spring 2012 – Fall 2012

Research in Organic Chemistry Experiment Development, Mentor: Dr. Mark Morvant.
Fall 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011


Publications

Blog Posts, Educational Technologist (Link).
March 2014 – Present

Game-Based Learning and Gamification: Guidance from the Experts, by Michele Israel and 14 contributors (Link).
September 2017

Research and Development of Science Curriculum: Summer 2012
Summer 2012

Isolation and Identification of Anthraquinone Dyes
Spring 2010


Service

Steering Committee, Online Learning Consortium: Innovate 2018 Conference.
August 2017 – April 2018

Game Lab Technician, OLC Innovation Lab, Online Learning Consortium: Innovate 2017 Conference (Link).
5-7 April 2017

Game-Based Learning Consultant, Networked Narratives, Kean University, Contacts: Mia Zamora & Alan Levine (Link).
Spring 2017


Honors & Awards

Outstanding Science Education Senior
Spring 2013

Kappa Delta Pi: International Honor Society in Education, Member
Fall 2012

Eagle Scout
Spring 2008


Teaching

Student Teaching, Advanced Placement Chemistry and Physics, Norman North High School, Cooperating Teacher: Chris Yohn
Fall 2011


Conferences Attended

iPadPaloozaOU (Link).
25-25 August 2017

Domains 2017 (Link).
5-6 June 2017

Online Learning Consortium: Innovate 2017 (Link).
5-7 April 2017

Academic Technology Exposition (Link).
13 January 2017

Open Education Conference 2016 (Link).
2-4 November 2016

Meaningful Play (Link).
20-22 October 2016

iPadpaloozaOU (Link).
26-27 August 2016

InstructureCON (Link).
19-21 July 2016

Online Learning Consortium: Innovate 2016 (Virtual), (Link).
20-22 April 2016

Transformative Learning Conference (Link).
1 April 2016

Academic Technology Exposition (Link).
15 January 2016

Teaching Scholars Initiative (Link).
6 November 2015

Big XII Teaching and Learning Conference (Link).
30 July 2015

Academic Technology Exposition (Link).
10 January 2014

Academic Technology Exposition (Link).
11 January 2013

Teaching Scholars Initiative (Link).
19 October 2012

Character First Institute for Teacher Candidates (Link).
19-21 July 2012

American Chemical Society 55th Annual Pentasectional Meeting (Link).
10 April 2010


Committee Involvement

Technology Committee, College of Education, University of Oklahoma.
Fall 2012


Games

Election Simulator 2016 (Link).
Fall 2016

Healing Words (Link).
Summer 2016