Senior Instructional Designer

Courtney Pappas

Courtney leads the design of the WEConnect Academy platform and serves as a curriculum developer for eLearning and live training programs.

Courtney has over 18 years of Learning and Development (L&D) experience within government and corporate organizations. As a key member within L&D, she has actively participated in strategic plans impacting workforce development, business metrics, knowledge transfer, and performance goals. While Courtney enjoys analytics, she loves instructional design even more. Her design philosophy stems from a love of technology, education, and the arts. She is passionately focused on the future of instructional technologies, design thinking solutions, and facilitating missions of change and empowerment in learning.

Courtney has earned a Masters in Instructional Design and Technology and Graduate Certificate in Simulations and Modeling from the University of Central Florida and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Management from Florida A&M University.

Courtney is inspired daily by her husband and two children. They enjoy exploring nature trails, bowling, making music, and trying anything crafty! During her personal time, Courtney loves studying holistic and spiritual wellness practices, catching up with her besties, and volunteering with local school reading programs.