About

Resonate Learning Consultants, LLC is a small business located in Fairfax County, VA. We are a team of experienced project managers and instructional systems designers, with diverse backgrounds. We maintain strong partnerships with a variety of highly specialized subject matter experts (SMEs), talented graphic designers, and innovative developers in order to ensure the perfect skill set for each project.

Our Mission

To help our clients achieve their goals by improving individual and team performance with customized training and performance support solutions.
To effectively use innovative educational technologies to strengthen skills, increase knowledge, and improve the performance of our end users.
To keep abreast of emerging learning technologies, innovative learning strategies, and the most effective methods of delivering information and training to ensure quality solutions.

Our Vision

To be a trusted leader in the innovative use of educational technologies to support the most critical learning and performance needs.
To be a dependable partner that our customers rely on to meet their needs and provide effective training and performance support solutions.
To have a positive impact on our community: to encourage women in pursuit of technology careers; to support educators as they strive to provide innovative opportunities for students to learn; and to support the underprivileged in gaining access to technology.

Our Core Team

Erin is co-owner of Resonate Learning Consultants. She is actively engaged in the mobile learning community and has been a training PM supporting the DoD for nearly 10 years, where she established a mobile learning focus area for her team, managed several million dollars of projects, assisted with training requirements generation and establishing contracts, and analyzed training needs alongside interagency and international partners. She has been recognized for her support to the warfighter and has won two awards for innovation in training from the FGDLA. As a presenter at 14 conferences, Erin has shown she is a leader in her field and continues to stay informed of current trends in both instructional design and technology. Erin holds a M.Ed. in Instructional Systems Design from George Mason University and a B.S. in Elementary Education from California University of Pennsylvania.

Kristy is co-owner of Resonate Learning Consultants. She has more than ten years of experience in K-12 learning and holds a M.S. in Instructional Design and Technology. Kristy has worked on numerous state and national committees to create professional development for the National Common Core Initiative. She has also worked to write copy for the Standards Aligned System for the state of Pennsylvania. Kristy has designed and created over 20 professional development sessions for K-12 teachers and has served as an educator ambassador in her district for Turning Technologies. As the Chief Learning Architect, she is passionate about using gamification to effectively engage learners, utilizing game-based learning, and developing relevant and meaningful evaluations.

Ryan is co-owner of Resonate Learning Consultants. He has worked for the Department of Defense, Federal Law Enforcement, and Intelligence Community, where he has experience across a wide spectrum of training development projects. He also has outside prior experience as an instructor. He’s led the full design and development lifecycle of web-based, instructor-led, and blended learning environments, including multi-day substantive and tradecraft based training with live role-plays and simulations, traditional and computer-based games, interactive, multi-media driven web-based training, and mobile apps. Ryan has extensive experience with designing needs analyses and learning evaluation strategies. Ryan earned his M.Ed. in Instructional Systems Design from George Mason University. He also has a B.S. in Finance and International Business from Penn State.