Jeff is an experienced corporate trainer, instructional designer, and classroom teacher. He currently works for a Fortune 500 semiconductor company managing a global training team with members in Singapore and the US. in 2007, he completed an expatriate assignment in Kobe, Japan. There he gained valuable cross-cultural teaching experience and learned enough Japanese to order a meal and find the right train. Since 2003, he has served as a faculty member for the Idaho Certified Public Manager Program, and now teaches basic courses in writing, problem solving, project management, and public speaking. Other experiences include:
• Developing and leading a museum education program as education director at The Discovery Center of Idaho
• Receiving the Christa McAuliffe Fellowship awarded in honor of NASA's first Teacher-in-Space in 1989
• Teaching math and science in sign language at the Idaho School for the Deaf for five years
• Co-authoring Power Tools for Business Writing with Julie Levitt, published by Cengage and available online.