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Freelance and Relocation Period 2003-Current

Shadowbox Design, Hendersonville, NC
Producer, Designer
Worked with independent educational technology provider in multiple roles: Crafted proposal for Canadian social-studies textbook web interface project; Planned interview segments for majority of piece for major criminal-justice textbook ancillaries.
Made contacts and interviewed legal professionals throughout the Southeast, including District Attorneys, Head of Prisons of Central North Carolina, and criminal psychologists.

West Hendersonville High, Hendersonville, NC 2004-Current
Interim Theater Instructor
General teaching responsibilities: theater, and technical theater, and technical director.
Brought award-winning high-school troupe to NCTC competition.
Sponsored, organized and chaperoned honors-theater trip to New York City.
Fund Raised scholarship for needy child to accompany on NYC trip.
Directed and oversaw Spring Musical

Randolph Community College, Advisor and Consultant Fall 2003
Instructional Design. Assisted Randolph Community College (RCC) in reworking the curriculum and preparedness for NLNAC accreditation.
Technical Consulting. Assisted in evaluation, testing and training (for use) of multi-million dollar conference and teleconference center at RCC.
Grant Writer. Conducted internal formative research and developed, crafted and submitted initial FIPSE grant application on behalf of RCC. Total requested just under $600,000.00)

University of Montana Western, Dillon, MT                2001-2003
Director, Swysgood Technology and Learning Center, Instructional Technologist

Tasked with complete oversight for institution and facilitation of 4.5- million-dollar Regional Educational Technology Center.

Direct Daily Operations of Technology Center.

Oversaw Director of Graphics and Reproductions and print services on campus.

Designed and oversaw of all technology professional development.

Researched, ordered, and installed all furnishings.

Researched, ordered, and oversaw installation of all systemic and area specific equipment in technical center.

Designed training plan for faculty use of Center.

Researched, facilitated committee meetings and wrote recommendation for course management software for campus.

Wrote mission statement and overall vision for Center.

Wrote state-level grant application for additional funding for chancellor.

Wrote university Technology Plan.

Conducted executive administration retreat and technology professional development.

Designed and began institution of faculty professional development for entire campus in technology infusion.

Wrote technology-in-education statement for NCATE certification preparedness.

Oversight for 20+ staff of full-time and student workers.

Directed Center staffing and coordination for multiple outside conferences.

Asheville City Schools, Asheville, NC                                        1992 - 2001
Technical Director,  Instructor

Researched, ordered, and installed new networked media lab ($85,000) 1999

Developed and instruct software design, web design courses.

Instructed and oversaw award-winning, student-operated television center.

Designed and installed full professional television studio.

Developed and instructed live-production course.

Produced weekly news package on teen issues for regional station (24 market share).

Developed and instructed editing/post-production course.

Developed and instituted ongoing, community-service component to all coursework.

Designed and installed student-run, professional remote truck for outside live projects.

Produced daily, in-house news show ("One of the ten best in country" Channel One Inc. 1997-1999).

Generated student product on recycling (excellence recognized by Governor 1999).

Graduating student won $30,000 National Academy of Motion Picture Scholarship. 2000 (merit-based as per his class portfolio, 2 given nationally)