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IT Director
Sped Director
Design & Marketing
Web Development
SEVIS Coordinator

Chris Andrus

Dir. of Support Services

North Star:

Personal: Creatives that inspire me include Tinker Hatfield, Michael Bierut, Chip Kidd, Sylvan Hillebrand

School: I would like my program to reach the level of arts schools like High Tech High in San Diego and for my students to pursue some of the top rated design university programs like UCLA, SCAD, Stanford D School, Portland State, and Univ of Illinois at Chicago and then be able to work in the design industry.

Education:

M. Ed., Lamar University (Educational Leadership)
BS, Utah Tech University (CIT, Sec Ed)

Professional Certifications:

Adobe Certified Professional in Visual Design (Apr 2022)
Adobe Creative Educator – Level 1 & 2 (Nov 2021, Apr 2022)
Google Certified Educator – Level 1 & 2 (Dec 2021)
Apple Teacher Recognition Certificate (Nov 2021)
Microsoft Certified Associate (2016)
Adobe Certified Professional (2016)

2021-22 Class Schedule

A1Admin OfficeB1Admin Office
A2Digital BusinessB2Admin Office
A3Digital BusinessB3Dig. Workshop/Methods
A4Dig. Workshop/MethodsB4Adobe Cert.

Professional Activity:

Council for Exceptional Children Conf, Orlando, FL (Jan 2022)
Member of the Council for Exceptional Children (Oct 2021)
Innovative Schools Summit, Las Vegas, NV (Jul 2019)
Harvard Instructional Rounds, Cambridge, MA (Dec 2018)
High Tech High, San Diego, CA (Feb 2017)

Experience:

THSA (Dean of Students, Digital Media) ’11-’21
Innovation Simple (Web Design & Marketing) ’07-’13
Hewlett-Packard (Product Demo) ’06-’08