Created by Alyssa
About Me
Designer, artist, scientist, dog mom, fiance, fitness enthusiast, professional development specialist, and educator.
Hi! My name is Alyssa and I am a 32 year old lifelong learner.

I am an enthusiastic and compassionate educator and content designer. With my ability to assess learning needs and capture training requirements, I excel at producing and delivering powerful learning tools while effectively driving data analyses and modifications to better meet learners’ needs and drive course revisions and enhancements.
Objective: Helping to bridge the learning gap through high quality research-based learning experiences.
Work Experience
Professional Development Specialist
Broward County Public Schools
  • Assist in planning and organizing the implementation of training or professional development activities for District and school-based staff.
  • Serves as project manager for major professional development initiatives, coordinating efforts between and amongst staff and departments to meet professional development project objectives and ensure project deliverables are met.
Science Teacher, Content Writer
Broward County Public Schools
  • Classroom instructor of students in grades 9-12 in Biology, ELL Biology, Chemistry, Gifted Biology and Chemistry, AP Biology, IB Biology HL and SL. Curriculum Writer for Gifted Education.
  • Teacher of the Year 2020-2021.
  • Outstanding Gifted Educator of the Year 2020-2021
QA Research Specialist
Life Extension
  • Serves as liaison with contract manufacturers for technical information requests. Proves technical and research support for foreign product registration.
  • Ability to translate highly technical information so it is understandable for the target audience.
Quality Analyst
First Data
  • Supervisor/team lead: Focused on inbound calls to complete training and/or downloads and documenting call results in the applicable computer system with procedure explanations.
Awards and Certifications
  • Teacher of the Year 2020-2021
  • Outstanding Gifted Educator of the Year 2020-2021
  • Clinical Educator Certification
  • Advanced Canvas Certified Educator
  • Advanced Placement Certified
  • IB Biology Certified
  • Best Practices For E-Learning Teacher Trainer
  • Professional Learning Facilitator
  • Professional Teaching Certificate in Biology, Chemistry, and Gifted
  • AP Biology Exam Reader 2022
  • 15 years of experience 
    Advanced: Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Forms, OneNote, PowerPoint, Teams.
  • 7 years of experience
    Advanced: design tools, module builds, assessment (new and old quizzes), app integration (NearPod, Peardeck, Kahoot, Quizziz, Microsoft, FlipGrid, etc).
  • 5 years of experience
    Build from templates or from a blank canvas.
  • 4 years of experienced
    Advanced with Adobe Acrobat PDF manipulation.
    Intermediate with Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • 1 year of experience
    Intermediate experience with Rise and Storyline.
  • Advanced use: NearPod, Peardeck, Kahoot, Quizziz, Microsoft, FlipGrid, Miro, Procreate