Instructional Design/Education Consultant/Speaker
Hi There! I am an accomplished and enthusiastic instructional designer, consultant and speaker with mad experience leading design, development and implementation of instructional projects. My experience spans the K-16 education and corporate/industry arenas.
My unique expertise is in making inevitable training interesting and engaging for ALL learners. From bored middle schoolers to bored linemen, I can make training feel worthwhile and engaging to ALL participants.
I am currently finishing my doctorate in Instructional Design and Technology. My core competencies include instructional design, instructional coaching, curriculum development/writing, and content creation including instructional design and technology projects.
Toi Hershman Consulting
Help companies, schools and non-profits leverage instructional design and education opportunities to empower students/employees. Work With EntreEd, Discovery, Agile Mind, Pearson, and many more.
National Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education (EntreEd)
Director of Programming
Work with school systems to train teachers and coordinate efforts for the America’s Entrepreneurial Schools Initiative. Develop instructional professional development programs, coordinate with local and regional partners and help school implement activities.
Education specialist consulting on STEM fields and design-based curriculum for K-12.
Southern Regional Education Board (SREB)
Lead Instructional Designer/Consultant
Developed STEM and Engineering curriculum adopted at the state level for NC, KY, WV, NJ, GA
Mineral County Public Schools
Lead Career and Technical Education High School.
Garrett County Public Schools
Procured Grants and Implemented STEM curriculum system-wide
DUKE Energy, Keyence, Melcor
Worked in Nukes, Photoelectrics and Thermoelectrics – I can explain, if you REALLY want to know.
Frostburg State University
West Virginia University
BS Mechanical Engineering
MA Education Administration
Doctorate Instructional Design and Tech.
I’ve Worked With
I hate resumes! I have tried to reformat mine in a manner that is somewhat less boring. If you think I could benefit your organization, please reach out! I am so much more fun in person;-).