Experience

Instructional Designer I

July 2018 – Present

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Brownsville, Texas


Web Developer

October 2017 – Present

Dynamic Campus Solutions at Texas Southmost College
Brownsville, Texas

Responsibilities:
  • Utilized the Joomla Content Management System to update the TSC Website.
  • Lead the ongoing process of updating the TSC Website to meet Section 508 and WCAG standards.
  • Completed improvement tasks to the public website and internal web applications and integrations.
  • Developed the 'OurTSC Dashboard' with an integration into Colleague SQL Reporting.

Course Developer

May 2016 – July 2018

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Brownsville, Texas

Responsibilities:
  • Worked with Instructional Designers and Subject Matter Experts to develop, revise and maintain course materials and documents.
  • Provided technical assistance and support for incoming queries and issues related to technology tools and instructional software.
  • Aided in the delivery of workshops and trainings.
  • Assisted with the implementation of Blackboard Student Services Help Desk, Eessysoft Support and Messaging, and Blackboard Learn Upgrades.
  • Managed the department's social media channels and created marketing material that was used to promote new features, program offerings, and available tools.

Website & Social Media Manager

February 2015 – August 2018

Brownsville Convention & Visitors Bureau
Brownsville, Texas

Responsibilities:
  • Managed the organization's web presence through the website, social media, e-newsletters and third-party partner sites.
  • Developed shareable content about our city and attractions.
  • Created graphics, advertisements, and collateral material to be used online and at trade shows.
  • Increased website page views by 51% in 2015 and social media likes & engagement.
  • Performed software deployments and updates to servers and workstations.

Education

  • 2017-2019Boise State University

    Master of Educational Technology

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  • 2013-2017The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

    Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies with concentrations in Computer Science, Educational Technology, and Technology Education and Corporate Training.

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  • 2009-2013The Science Academy of South Texas

    High School Diploma

Organizations

Honors & Awards

Quality Enhancement Plan (SACSCOC)

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
2016 – 2017

Strategic Planning Committee

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
2015 – 2017

Student Government Association

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
2015 – 2017

Educational Improvement Council

South Texas Independent School District
2013 – 2017

Strategic Planning Committee

South Texas Independent School District
2011 – 2012

Member of the Year

Student Government Association
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
2017

National Engaged Leader Award

The National Society of Leadership and Success
2017

Blackboard MVP

Blackboard Inc
2014 – Present

Certifications

Quality Matters Logo

APPQMR Face to Face Facilitator
2018

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Learn Administration Essentials Certification
2017

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Peer Reviewer Course

2017

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Applying the Quality Matters Rubric
2016