Our Team

  Dr. Mary Ballard

  Dr. Mary Ballard



As the Center's director, Dr. Ballard works closely with our Faculty Excellence Committee and support staff to generate a faculty driven agenda where programs and activities are a direct response to faculty needs and requests. 


 Dane Bounds photo


Dane Bounds
Lab Coordinator/Manager



Dane keeps the Center's electronic equipment functioning properly and oversees checkout of our loaner equipment. He can assist faculty members with problems and projects that involve the use of technology in teaching, learning, and research.


Pattie Steib


Pattie Steib
Curriculum/Distance Learning Specialist



Pattie assists faculty with the selection of appropriate technologies to achieve distance learning objectives and in adapting curriculum for electronic or multimedia delivery. She collaborates with faculty on integrating on-line technologies-email, chat rooms, discussion boards-for effective student/teacher interactions.



 Rachel Pierson
 Instructional Design Specialist 




Rachel collaborates with Faculty to achieve their instructional vision for online and face-to-face courses by offering customized strategies for course planning, development, and delivery. She also helps to guide faculty through the University's Course Alignment Process (CAP).




 Mark Terranova
 Moodle Administrator



Mark maintains the various Moodle systems for Southeastern Louisiana University. He works with ongoing development, configuration, reporting and technical support to keep Moodle up to date for the University environment.


 Miriam Lamy

  Miriam Lamy
  Administrative Assistant




Miriam is the initial contact person for the Center. She processes grant applications and disbursements, reserves space for you at Center workshops, and can direct you to the appropriate consultant for support.                     

The Center's staff also includes a very talented group of student workers, graduate assistants and interns.