Professional Skills


As a child I gravitated towards music and anything to do with a computer. Professionally, I have had some extraordinary experiences to lead in the areas of instructional technology, pedagogy, and strategic thinking.

Learn more about my accomplishments, education, and professional experience.


  • Visionary and Critical Thinker
  • Aesthetic Taste
  • Design Mindset
  • Creative Communicator
  • Project Manager
  • Instructional Designer

John speaks as part of a panel at the Virginia School Boards Association Conference in 2015

Technical Skills

I have a high level of technical skill, especially with MacOS and iOS/iPadOS. In addition, through my professional work I’ve developed a high level of skills with:

  • Adobe Photoshop
    Adobe Illustrator
    Adobe InDesign
  • Schoology LMS (Admin)
    Canvas LMS
  • WordPress
  • Google Workspace (Admin)
  • Apple Productivity Suite (Pages, Keynote, Numbers)
    Microsoft Productivity Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • MS SharePoint

Other Interests

  • French Films
  • Travel
  • Photography
  • Music Collecting/Listening/Audiophilia