Alan Buller

Alan Buller
1008 Macon Avenue
Cañon City, Colorado 81212

Knowledge Wrangler
Creative Catalyzer
Learning Sherpa

Instructional Designer

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I help people learn & understand what they want and need to know.

With a background in training, video production, as well as elearning & blended learning experiences, I utilize my expertise in Instructional Design skills, including:
  • Analysis of learners, tasks, content, and instructional systems
  • Design of interactive learning integrating content, media and learning activities
  • Development of content, including text and media elements
  • Implementation of learning systems, modifying materials and presentations for ongoing improvement
  • Evaluation design, from formative review to summative program evaluation

Instructional Design Consultant, 1997 to present
Key member of development teams producing learning solutions for clients including Dell, USAA, Pearson Education, Wadsworth Publishing, and the Texas Department of Public Safety
Instructional Designer, Texas Department of Mental Health & Mental Retardation, 1993 to 1997
Developed instructional systems and materials, conducted state-wide learning analysis of direct care providers, provided presentations on evaluation techniques
Training/Video Coordinator, Brown Schools/Healthcare International, 1983 to 1993
Coordinated and conducted New Employee Orientation and Training, initiated use of video technology in training, treatment, and outreach, prepared presentations for regional, national and international medical and rehabilitation conferences

2003 Texas Interactive Media (TIM) Awards:
Outstanding Achievement in Training

HCI Training, Dell Finance for Professionals

Notable Achievement in Education
Cortex Interactive, Active Biology Learner

Outstanding Video Series, Austin Access Awards
"Armadillo Xmas Bazaar"


International Interactive Communicators´┐Ż Society, Austin Chapter, Vice-President
International Television Association, Austin Chapter, President
Austin Community Television, President


Master of Arts (Instructional Technology)
University of Texas at Austin, 1993

Bachelor of Science (Radio-Television-Film)
University of Texas at Austin, 1975