Laurel Eismann has 21 years’
experience in Information Technology, curriculum development and
teaching. In addition to her extensive teaching background, Laurel's
experience includes instructional design, programming, business
requirements analysis, and quality assurance. She couples this
experience with a strong and diverse technical background.
Laurel holds her B.B.A. in Computer Information Systems from Fort Hays
State University in Hays, Kansas.
David Grimes, brings over 10 years’ experience in IT,
education, instruction, curriculum design, combined with extensive
management and leadership experience in the private and non-profit
sectors. His passion for technology and education has led David to work
as an academic dean, student services director, technology coordinator,
teacher, consultant, and technology columnist and blogger.
David holds a Master of Education, and a B.S in Technology Education
from Ohio State University with a Master of Education and a Bachelor of
Science in Technology Education. In addition, he has IT industry
certifications and has been published in a book on gamification in the
Rob Plank, has been working with, and in Information Technology
for over 25 years, bringing a wealth of practical, hands-on experience
to the program. In 2003, Rob founded and continues to operate a
successful Information Technology company. He also has a background in
the Financial sector. Rob is an experienced technology instructor and
currently lectures at the college/university level.
Rob earned his B.S. in Finance, from Illinois State University in
Bloomington, IL, and is CompTIA™ A+ certified.