Amanda Valdespino

Instructional Designer

Locator Code:
4220

 
About

Amanda Valdespino, Instructional Designer on the Learning Innovation and Faculty Engagement team, works with faculty to enrich courses through the appropriate use of technology and pedagogical techniques. In her role, Amanda performs duties such as consultations with faculty, improving on-campus courses, experimenting with innovative models of classroom instruction, and other activities.

Prior to joining UMIT, Amanda worked for the Miami-Dade County Public Library System. There, she was in charge of the adult literacy program, where she performed tasks such as training volunteers, assessing adult learners, and researching best practices on adult education. Amanda earned her Bachelor of Art in Communications and Creative Writing from Florida State University (FSU). She is currently pursuing a Graduate Certificate in Online Instructional Development from FSU.