School of Professional Studies

Online Team

At the School of Professional Studies, we want to inspire intellectual curiosity and discovery in all aspects of online teaching and learning. We are the team behind online and blended course design, development, and facilitation for executive, summer undergraduate, and pre-college programs, as well as faculty development initiatives for online and blended pedagogy. We welcome you to get in touch – just click our names below.

Ren Whitaker

Ren Whitaker

Senior Director, Online Learning & Innovation

Julia Lazarus

Julia Lazarus

Assistant Director Online Learning & Innovation

Jesse Schreier

Jesse Schreier

Senior Instructional Designer

Rebecca Taub

Rebecca Taub

Senior Instructional Designer

Naomi Pariseault

Naomi Pariseault

Instructional Designer

John de Szendeffy

John de Szendeffy

Instructional Designer

Tanya Waldburger

Tanya Waldburger

Manager, Digital Media Group

Scott Miller

Scott Miller

Creative Team Lead, Educational Media

Kris Nolte

Kris Nolte

Digital Media Specialist

Lauren Bitsoli

Lauren Bitsoli

Academic Program Coordinator/Administrative Coordinator