Miriam Manglani

Cambridge, MA
miriam@imagineblue.com

Miriam Manglani is an instructional designer with 9 years of experience and a Masters degree in Technology in Education from Harvard University with expertise in the field of eLearning, blended learning, and course production. She has worked for large companies as well as smaller start-up companies that have launched a product or team from the ground up. Her broad skill set includes an aptitude for learning new technologies, writing, editing, instructional design, visual design, and project management.

When she's not working, Miriam enjoys swimming, reading, writing, working with clay on the pottery wheel, and above all, spending time with her husband,daughter, and 5 month old twins.

Resume

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Self-employed, Freelance Instructional Designer
November 2012–May 2013

America’s Test Kitchen, Senior Instructional Designer
January 2011–November 2012

For a nationally recognized leader in the cooking publishing industry, led instructional design and course production for a cutting-edge online cooking school www.onlinecookingschool.com) that has enrolled thousands of students.

CDMSmith, Senior Training Specialist
March 2008–December 2010

Iron Mountain, eLearning Instructional Designer
June 2007–March 2008

Six Red Marbles, Contract Educational Product Developer
February 2007–June 2007

athenahealth, Instructional Designer
January 2006–February 2007

Newbury College and The New England Institute of Art, Adjunct Instructor in Web Design
Fall semesters 2003, 2004, & 2005

Various Companies, Web Developer and Web Designer
August 2000–January 2004

Technical Skills

Audio recording and processing, video editing, graphics creation, Lectora, Articulate, Adobe Flash, Skills Captivate, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, Final Cut Pro X, Sony Sound Forge, FTP, FileMaker Pro, Visio, HTML 5/CSS, XML, Microsoft Office Suite, and MS Project. Experience with SumTotal and Oracle Learning Management LMSs, SCORM standards, relational databases, ActionScript, JavaScript, and SQL.

Education

Harvard University, Graduate School of Education, June 2005
Master of Education in Technology in Education

Coursework in learning technologies, learning theory, and curriculum development.

Brandeis University, May 1998
Bachelor of Arts, Major in English; Graduated cum laude.