09/2008 to Present – Senior Training Consultant

Self-Employed, Independent-Contractor, Houston TX

Responsible for successful execution of the following instructional technology-based projects for the following clients:

Air Liquide – Houston, TX

  • Responsible for designing, developing & delivering eLearning Modules for SIO Program

  • Designed and developed templates and processes for curriculum development

ALS Global – Houston, TX

  • Responsible for designing, developing & delivering Business Development Certification Program 

  • Designed and developed test laboratory operations technical training curriculum


Professional Compounding Centers of America

  • Education Program Coordinator for supporting 5000 member-based pharmacies worldwide

  • Designed and developed health and pharmacy technical training curriculum


Precision Drilling

  • Designed and developed Code of Business Conduct/Corporate Policy Compliance Courses

  • Designed and developed oilfield technical training curriculum


Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Designed, developed technical training enabling customers to operate environmental monitoring systems and employees to safely work on manufacturing floors


Metova – US National Guard project

  • Develop technical training curriculum for the US National Guard

Apache Corporation

  • Responsible for designing, developing and coordinating global IT training program

  • Develop curriculum for HRIS/HCM systems, SAP ERP System, MS Office 2013

  • Develop courses for proprietary oilfield IT systems that monitor and manage properties & assets


Chevron Corporation

  • Developed Competency-based refinery operations training for Wheatstone LNG Australia

  • Designed and developed refinery-based technical training curriculum


National Oilwell Varco

  • Developed e-learning curriculum for TeamCenter MFG software system

  • Designed and developed oilfield technical training curriculum

  • Developed safety courses for employees working in manufacturing floors and test facilities


BP British Petroleum

  • Member of Online Technology Architecture team for Upstream Training Organization.

  • Assisted on the Online Technology Architecture design for BP Virtual University



  • Designed and developed safety and oilfield technical training curriculum

  • Develop video-based courses for 13-week Engineering Academy new hire onboarding program

  • Mentored college interns serving in the group


09/2006 to 09/2008 – Training Development / Virtual University Implementation Specialist

PathFinder Energy Services, Houston TX.

  • Responsible for writing, editing, maintaining internal/external technical marketing communications and publications – websites, animations, brochures, catalogs, press releases, magazines, newsletters, print ads, articles, white papers, user manuals, installation guides, release notes, training materials in print, powerpoint, web, DVD, CD-ROM, video.

  • Helped to lead implementation of “The Learning Path” - PathFinder’s global online learning portal/Virtual University.

  • Project manager on the Learning Management System Implementation Team ( LMS experience).

  • Project Manager “The Learning Path” - PathFinder’s global virtual university – accessed by 2000+ employees in 16 countries.

  • Planned /executed communication plan for “The Learning Path” virtual university global rollout to16 countries.

  • Developed elearning courses for

    • Payzone ® realtime 3D geology and geophysics visualization software system.

    • Developed elearning for internal global OSHA, EPA and PHMSA safety rules and regulations.

    • Pathmaker 3D Rotary Steerable Drilling tools and Sonic, Nuclear and Resistivity Logging tools

    • Geoscience, Geophysics, Geology, Geosteering  courses

  • Developed external technical marketing communications for

    • Payzone ® realtime 3D geology and geophysics visualization software system.

    • Pathmaker 3D Rotary Steerable and other drilling tools.

    • PathFinder mud motors.

    • Sonic, Nuclear and Resistivity Logging tools

  • Designed and developed standalone kiosk with touch sensitive screen showing interactive 3D animated video presentations of PathFinder technologies for Conferences & Tradeshows.

  • Member of PathFinder's corporate white paper review board.


05/2002 to 09/2006 - Training Development / Virtual University Implementation Consultant

Intellimagine Consulting, Houston TX

Clients included: ExxonMobil, BP, Marathon Oil, Halliburton, PathFinder, Service Corporation International, Hydril

  • Project managed full lifecycle development and delivery of innovative instructor-led / eLearning Curriculum

  • Created Internship program with Rice University - Mentored college interns serving in the group.

  • (Service Corporation International).Led Dignity University Implementation Team (Plateau LMS experience).

    • Leveraged legacy video content into eLearning modules for internal and customer Learning programs.

  • (BP): Developed & delivered OSHA and other safety eLearning courses for global HSSE organization.

  • (Marathon Oil): Developed & delivered internal and customer eLearning for QuickTix ERP system.

  • (Exxon-Mobil): Developed & delivered eLearning for EMPRIS project management software.


05/2001 to 05/2002 – Supervisor, Training Development / Virtual University Implementation

Halliburton Energy Services, Houston TX

  • Project managed the planning, implementation, and internal promotion of "I LEARN" Virtual University.

  • Project manager on the LMS Implementation Team (Docent LMS experience).

  • Responsible for planning / execution of communication plan for “ILEARN” global rollout to 25+ countries.

  • Responsible for the creation & implementation of I LEARN curriculum – Video, eLearning, Virtual and Instructor-led.

  • Responsible for and led 3 curriculum development teams – 30+ People – situated in Houston TX, Dallas TX and Norman OK

  • Responsible for Project Management, Strategy Planning, Budgeting, Reporting, Curriculum/Course Development.

  • Created Internship program with Houston Art Institute – Hired, mentored and managed college interns serving in the group.


05/2000 to 05/2001 – Consultant, Training Development

Sapient, Houston TX

Clients included: Texaco, American Cancer Society, Concentra.

  • Designed and developed technical training materials to support corporate knowledge-bases

  • Create and implement innovative information products, including multimedia-based materials, tools and services to provide high quality, user-focused online training experiences


10/1999 to 05/2000 – Consultant, Training Development

CSC Consulting, Houston TX

Clients included: Network Oil, Schlumberger, Indigo Pool, MD Anderson.

  • Planned, developed, and delivered online learning materials to support best practices knowledgebase and instruction

  • Project managed the creation and implementation of innovative information products, media-based materials and services to provide high quality, user-focused learning experiences.


03/1998 to 09/1999 – Corporate Education / Corporate Communications

Universal Weather & Aviation - Houston TX

  • Designed, planned, implemented, executed and managed live streaming video content for 4 different corporate websites.

  • Worked with SMEs and Instructors to design and develop training products for weather briefing, flight following operations, ground crews, fueling, flight controllers and corporate pilots using various multimedia tools and formats.

  • Responsibilities included Lesson Development projects supporting Meteorologists, Pilots and Flight Controllers, converting existing lessons to CBT formats, file management, and web page design and development.

  • Responsible for Project Management, Strategy Planning, Budgeting/Reporting, Content & Curriculum Development.

  • Designed, implemented, and managed written and graphic content / video / animations for videos, websites, CD-ROM, CBT

  • Directed and managed video shoots, photo shoots. Edited video. Created corporate video and CD-ROM.



1983        A.A. - Miami-Dade Community College - Miami, FL


1986        B.M. Cum Laude - Berklee College of Music - Boston, MA

1995        M.A. - College of Santa Fe - Santa Fe, NM


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