L&T Partners Tool Box

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In an effort to enhance the quality and effectiveness of university learning and training initiatives, an L&T Partner role  has been established.  The focus of this role is to innovate for learning & training, to increase employee engagement – performance and drive talent development across UMD.

To collaborate on all learning and training strategic matters towards innovative solutions for staff and faculty development and performance.


  • Innovate and contribute to development and implementation of new initiatives for the good of campus
  • Serve as conduit for communication and share information from and to, staff faculty and leadership
  • Represent and make decisions pertaining to learning & training  implementations for your unit
  • Network, discuss and benchmark L&T practices across the institution and gain institutional insight into employee engagement and talent development of staff and faculty

Partner List

In an effort to increase communication and networking of  university learning & training partners, a L&T partner list has been established.

Should  partner information need to be changed, please send your comments via the comments tab in this tool box.

Jolanta AgathaAlipioCMNSDir Admin Srv
TraciAlstonTransportation ServicesTraining Coordinator
MoniqueAndersonORAAAssistant Director
BenBedersonSmith TLTCExecutive Director
JoanBellseyFaculty Staff Assistance ProgramCoordinator
JamesBondStudent ConductAssistant Director for Student Conduct
Glynnis AnneBowmanFM Safety ProgramDirector
ErinBraultUniversity Career CenterAssistant to the Director
JohnBurkeDIT educational technologyDirector Learning Technology Desig
ShelbyByrdLTDLearning & Talent Development Consultant
EarlCabellonRecwellAssistant Director
DianeCabralesResidential FacilitiesManager Training and Development
TerryCarmanFacilities ManagmentCoordinator, FM HR
MeredithCarpenterResident LifeManager for Staff Development & Services
CatherineCarrollTitle IX/Civil Rights OfficeDirector
Kathleen R.CavanaughARHUAssistant Dean
ShirleneChaseDining Services Human ResourcesAssistant Director
AndreaDraganResearch ComplianceIRB Manager
JosephDrasinProcess innovationDirector
ArtDwightUHR--Learning & Talent DevelopmentConsultant, LTD
SallyEgloffResearch AdministrationAssistant Director
SharonEppsLibrariesHead of Employee Development and Faculty Services
IngridFarrelSchool of ArchitectureAssistant Dean
CharityForresterOffice of Research AdministrationTraining & Development Specialist.
JeffreyFrankeChief of StaffGraduate School
NinaHamedaniDITAssistant Director
KatieHeshey ConlonCLOCSpecialist
TriciaHomerSmith School of BusinessManager
LukeJensenLGBT Equity CenterDirector
NitshuJoshiShady GroveHuman Resources Assistant
AmyLaFeversResearchManager-Sponsored Programs (Accounting)
LisaLeporeUniversity RelationsDirector HR
RachelLoockRobert H. Smith School of BusinessAssociate Director
DeborahMateikDIT Instructional DesignDirector Learning Technology Desig
DavidMcBrideDirector - Student HealthHealth Center
DonteMcGuireOffice of DiversityEducation, Training, & Strategy Specialist
DonnaMiddledorfBSOSBusiness Manager
Maritza A.MontelaraCMNSCoordinator
RikaMontfortUniversity Senate
JoeMullineauxDining ServicesSr Assoc Director
DebraMurrayResearchAsst Director-Sponsored Programs (Compliance
AllisonNederveldSmith School of BusinessAssistant Director, Instructional Design
De'LeisaNelsonUniversity RelationsTalent Manager
JaniceOakleyResearchAsst Director-Sponsored Programs (Accounting)
KaliaPatricioStamp Student UnionAssistant Director HR, Training, & Development
LaurenPazornickUHR--Learning & Talent DevelopmentCoordinator, LTD
VanessaPham GreerAccounting and ComplianceManager Financal Compliance
KarenPhililpsSmith School of BusinessAssociate Director of Training & Development
JazminPichardoOffice of DiversityEducation & Training Specialist
NamrataRam AndriessensUniversity Human ResourcesAssistant Director L&TD
ScottRobertsSmith TLTCDirector
LindaRossiDIT Knowledge managementManager
JenniferRousRisk ManagementDirector
TomRuggieriFaculty Staff Assistance ProgramCoordinator
NicSakuraiLesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Equity CenterDirector of Leadership Initiatives and Associate Director
DinaShafeySVPAAP-Office of Diversity Education and ComplianceSpecialist
SharonSimmonsFacilities ManagmentAssistant Director, FM Staff Relations
JosephSmithDivison of ResearchDirector, Human Research Protection Program
JonathanSouthgateSmith School of BusinessInstructional Designer
CynthiaTrombly AllenUHR--Learning & Talent DevelopmentConsultant, LTD
Yerty D.ValenzuelaCMNSAssociate Director
RobinWalukonisCollege of EducationAssistant Director
LindaWardResearchAsst Director-Sponsored Programs (Costs Accounting)
KevinWebbTitle IX/Civil Rights OfficeTraining Manager
KiaWeedenResident LifeCoordinator
SikaWheelerLGBT Equity CenterCoordinator
MaliaWitherspoonCVSAssistant Director of Hospitality
JohnViceVPUR-Financial ManagementIt Coordinator
ElizabethZapataHealth CenterHR Coordinator


In an effort to streamline efficiencies in building the L&T community of  university learning & training partners, a L&T meeting schedule  has been established.

The cadence is planned for every 3rd Wednesday of every other month for 1.5 hours.

February 15, 20172:30pm - 4:00pm
April 19, 20172:30pm - 4:00pm
June 21, 20172:30pm - 4:00pm
August 16, 20172:30pm - 4:00pm
October 18, 20172:30pm - 4:00pm
December 20, 20172:30pm - 4:00pm
February 21, 20182:30pm - 4:00pm
April 18, 20182:30pm - 4:00pm
June 20, 20182:30pm - 4:00pm
August 15, 20182:30pm - 4:00pm
October 17, 20182:30pm - 4:00pm
December 19, 20182:30pm - 4:00pm


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In an effort to innovate and leverage university learning & training tools and programs, a L&T file and library section has been established.

Please upload content and best practices you wish to share with University L &T Partners across UMD.