The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), headquartered in Washington, D.C, US, is the largest source of development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean. The IDB supports Latin American and Caribbean economic development, social development and regional integration by lending to governments and government agencies, including State corporations.

I worked as an E-learning Production and Design Consultant for the IDB's Knowledge, Innovation, and Communication Sector under the Inter-American Institute for Economic and Social Development (INDES) from April 2017 to December 2019. During this time, I provided direct instructional design support and guidance to different Bank units, managed high-visibility training projects for both internal and external audiences, managed external vendors, and worked directly with subject matter experts, Bank officials, and team members to design, develop and deliver innovative online courses.

 

I served as Project Manager for the following training projects:

  • 2019 annual Ethics elearning course reaching approximately 5,000 Bank employees

  • 2018 compulsory Ethics elearning course reaching approximately 5,000 Bank employees

  • Access to Information Policy training package for the general public

  • Social and Environmental Safeguards elearning course for IDB Invest general public

The World Food Programme (WFP), headquartered in Rome, Italy, is the food-assistance branch of the United Nations. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization, the largest one focused on hunger and food security, and the largest provider of school meals.

Since August 2020, I currently work as as Training and Communication Specialist, Consultant for WFP's Management Services Division (MSD) under the Asset Management Unit (AMU). During my time at WFP, I have been responsible for developing and implementing the AMU’s training strategy, performing Learning Needs Analyses to identify best training strategies and solutions, and supporting AMU’s overall training needs by designing materials, delivering training sessions, responding to training inquiries, and providing general training support.

I have worked/am currently working on the following projects:

  • Developed and distributed an online form used agency wide for a global asset management exercise

  • Created a mobile application Frequently Asked Questions document for over 600 WFP users worldwide

  • Develop a short demo to showcase a newly available asset management tool

  • Currently working on the Asset Management Deep-Field Decentralization project. For this project I am designing the training curriculum for the target audience and collaborating with external vendors to develop all training materials