Ann Gordon
Moab, Utah

© 2006-2016
Gordon Computer, LLC

 
 
 

Resume: Ann Gordon
Technical Writing, Editing, Instructional Design
and Training


Areas of Expertise

Technical Writing Instructional Design Software Simulation
User Manuals Curriculum Design Technical Training
Knowledge Base Pages Online Training HTML, SGML, CSS
Creative Writing / Editing Writing Contest Judge Articles, Papers

Formal Education and Training

M.S. Computer Information Systems, summa cum laude, U of Phx
B.A. Honors in English, German and Business, cum laude, Weber State U
B.A. (additional minor) in Secondary Education, cum laude, Weber State U
20 hrs. M.Ed. classes in Education and Psychology, Weber State U
Adult Education Training, Motorola Institute, AZ
Technology Education Recruiting, Bell & Howell for DeVry Institutes

Certificates

Secondary Teaching Certificates: English, German, Business, Computer Science
Community College Endorsements: Computer Science, Business Education
School Site Leadership Certificate, Leadership Academy, AZ Board of Education
Ph.M. Philosophy, College of Metaphysics
Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Certificate, Salt Lake City, UT

Experience Overview

Instructional Design, Technical Writing, Computer Training    17 years

Computer Teaching / Training and Computer Consultant     7 years

Computer Graphics, Webmaster    13 years

Creative Writer, Editor, Ghost Writer, Public Speaker    25 years

K-12 & Community College Teaching, Curriculum    8 years

Awards

Top National Recruiter Award (5th of 210) -- DeVry Technical Institutes
Winner WSU Poetry Contest (two poems)
Winner League of Utah Writers Contest & chapter contests; won awards for:
        Articles Short Stories eBooks Poetry
Phi Lambda Business Awards Extemporaneous Speech, Ad Campaign & Keyboarding
Finalist Most Outstanding Female Student of the Year, WSU
Most Outstanding Honors Program Graduate and Phi Kappa Phi Graduate, WSU
Awarded Government and Corporate Grants for school Computer Lab upgrades

Affiliations

Society for Technical Communication (STC)
    -   Chapter president, competitions judge and regional rep
    -   Special Interest Groups assistant manager & survey manager
Moab Poets & Writers, webmaster
League of Utah Writers - board member & newsletter editor
Just Write chapter of LUW, president & newsletter editor
Crested Butte Writers, writing contest coordinator & judge
E-Learning Guild, member
Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers, member & blog contributor
Bright Hub Science & Technology article consortium, contributing author
Online Division - College of Metaphysics, course editor, webmaster & teacher

Click here to view UoPhx Master's degree curriculum



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