Sara A Ibrahim is a seasoned professional in the instructional design industry with over a decade of experience in the field. She is currently pursuing her Ed.D in Instructional Technology at Towson University and has mastery of various tools and technologies, including Adobe Creative Cloud, VoiceThread, Camtasia, HTML5, Vyond, Logitech, Articulate 360, Adobe Captivate, and OBS. Sara is a strong team player with excellent communication skills and is comfortable working in fast-paced environments.
Throughout her career, Sara has taken part in several important projects. As an Instructional Designer at Alexandria University's E-Learning Center, she was part of a team that transformed traditional textbooks into interactive electronic materials, designing monthly training courses and overseeing weekly team meetings. In her role as an Instructional Designer for the TEMPUS project, Sara was responsible for capturing, editing videos, and linking them to PowerPoint presentations.
Sara also played a crucial role in the ASERT project at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, where she directed the instructional design process for online interactive courses for First Responders. Her background in graphic design helped her create visually appealing solutions for the project.
Currently, as a Graduate Student Assistant at Towson University, Sara provides support to faculty members with recording and editing educational videos, conducts research for educational professionals, facilitates communication, and assists with various department needs, including the Virtual and Augmented Reality (VR/AR) Research lab and Girls Who Can Code Club. She holds a Master's in Adult Education and Communications Technology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a bachelor's degree in fine arts from Alexandria University in Egypt. Sara is fluent in both English and Arabic.
Sara's diverse skills, experience, and education make her a valuable asset in the instructional design and technology field.
Jeffrey earned his degree in Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and Operations Management from George Mason University. For several years, he worked as a Network Engineer at Verizon company. While he took some time off to help his family, Jeffrey had completed multiple certifications including CompTIA Network+, Security+, and AWS certifications. Jeffrey has joined FXUA IT team in 2023 as IT Support Specialist. He is planning to continue learning and expanding his capabilities at FXUA.
Boles Sedhom is an AP/AR Accountant in Finance & Accounting Department at FXUA. Boles is bilingual with over 13 years of extensive experience in accounting and has worked with diverse employers and government agencies.
Dr. Roy Hinton is a consultant supporting business, non-profit and higher education clients in transforming their operations and achieving organizational goals. Drawing from a wide range of expertise and resources, he helps management teams develop skills in leadership, strategy development and implementation, systems thinking, change management, teamwork, communications, trust, and organizational culture. He is currently a member of the Fairfax University of America curriculum design and development team.
Roy recently retired as Associate Dean of Executive Programs at George Mason University, School of Business, where his responsibilities included developing and implementing strategies for program design, marketing, and operations as well as teaching in executive programs. Prior to joining the GMU School of Management team, he was Managing Director of Exquiry, LLC, a leadership and performance development firm.
Along with his partners, Roy launched a management consulting firm specializing in system dynamics business simulations and management development. He designed and participated in the development of over fifty business simulations and consulted with companies in a wide range of industries including manufacturing, insurance, banking, hospitality & tourism, healthcare, government, and not-for-profit organizations. He has published articles in human resource and strategy journals and has written several books pertaining to business simulations.
Roy received his Ph.D. in Management from Northwestern University, majoring in Organizational Behavior, and earned his MBA from Pepperdine University. He is also a graduate of the Newfield Network Coaching for Professional and Personal Mastery program which is accredited by the International Coach Federation.
Dr. Rasheed Ahmad holds diverse professional experience serving leading private and public technology-based organizations. He has a Ph.D. with a specialization in Information Systems Security from the University of the Cumberlands, Kentucky (2021), an MBA with a specialization in Information Technology from Capella University, Minneapolis (2016), and a master's degree in computer science from the City University of New York (2006). Dr. Rasheed is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute and an Oracle Database Administration Professional (OCP) from Oracle Corporation. Dr. Rasheed actively works on building and architecting Cloud-based solutions tailored toward migrating on-prem applications to the Cloud environment. His research interests include the Internet of Things (IoT), intrusion detection systems, cyber security, and big data analytics. He is passionate about mentoring and guiding tomorrow's IT professionals toward a successful career and achieving their career goals. In his spare time, Dr. Rasheed enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and community activities.