I have been in the education business now for well over a decade! I started by teaching kindergarten and the lower grades in elementary school. I have mentored preteens for years, tutored in the No Child Left Behind Program and even provided assistance at my church. I currently teach computer software applications at Henry Ford Community College to adults and young adults so I have to stay current with my computer skills. For the last eleven years, I have been a partner in a video produ... [more]
I have been an Excel teacher at the community college level for over ten years. I am very patient, I constantly update my skills in my subject areas and I use them daily as well.
I have been a Microsoft Word instructor for over ten years. I have taught students as young as six years old and as seasoned as ninety-five years old. I really enjoy watching students master the skills that are so useful in today's world. I am very patient and I enjoy teaching.
I have been a Microsoft PowerPoint instructor for over ten years. I use PowerPoint professionally as well. I am very creative, patient, and I enjoy helping others create useful and creative slideshows.
I have been an Adobe Photo Shop instructor for over 10 years. I have trained classes at the Ford Plants in the Detroit Metro Area as well as at local Community Colleges. I use Photo Shop in my business in order to create advertisements, dvd covers and retouch pictures for websites and video. I enjoy using Photo Shop and find it to be the most dynamic and simple tool for editing photos and creating graphic content.
I am a co-owner in a video production company located in Southfield, Michigan. I have been shooting for over 12 years. I edit on both Mac and PC and I use Final Cut Pro and Premier. I am also able to help beginners who want to use Windows Movie Maker or I Movie. I enjoy video production, have over a hundred videos to my credit and have a lot of patience.
I have been using a Macintosh as well as a PC professionally since the mid 1990's. I currently use a Macintosh daily in my profession to edit both video and photos. I am well versed on both the care and maintenance of a Mac as well as in troubleshooting and updating. Each software package that I am well versed on, I can use on a Mac if it is available.
I currently hold an MBA with a concentration in Marketing. I truly enjoy marketing and worked in the marketing industry as a marketing and sales manager for nearly 5 years. Additionally, I have been a marketing consultant for about 10 years combined. I have created marketing collateral as well as created and managed marketing programs for both nonprofits and corporate marketing departments. I am currently on staff at a community college and maintain my skills by auditing marketing courses, evaluating texts and using the skills in my small business.
I have been a Microsoft Access instructor for the past 9 years. I have taught it on the community college and university levels and for adult continuing education.
I taught Microsoft Publisher at 2 local community colleges in the Continuing Education Program. As a marketing professional, I have used Publisher for over 10 years to create brochures, stationery, cards, etc. I have expert level status using this software.