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Lora Benson Pezzell

Lora Benson Pezzell

Lora Benson Pezzell,
Instructional Designer
School of Business
Business Staff



M.S., Instructional Design and Technology, College of Education, CA. State University, Fullerton
M.A., Organizational Development, Antioch University, Los Angeles
B.A., Liberal Arts, Antioch University, Los Angeles
Human Resources Management Certificate, CA. State University, Dominguez Hills

Community College Teaching, CA. State University, Dominguez Hills
Certified VoiceThread Educator
Certified DISC Communicator

Lora has worked in higher education for l0+ years in a variety of roles: distance education instructor, academic coach, administrative assistant to the dean, social media specialist, and educational technologist. In addition, Lora has 15+ years of management and consulting in the healthcare field.

Areas of Expertise

Instructional design theories, strategies and models, pedagogy, adult learning and educational technology tools. Lora’s current research interests are: digital storytelling in higher education, and best practices in distance education.