Who We Are
At Elightenment Learning, Inc. we propose an engaging, interactive learning experience that will help encourage your audience to participate. Presented in an easy to understand and easy to implement way. We will provide a variety of scenarios and interactions to bring your content to life. Our learning designers and professional team will design the course with a focus on increasing the implementation of excellent training.
Using our expertise to ensure the quality of instructional design, we pride ourselves on the quality of our instructional design. Our desire is to see effective learning solutions that do not just talk to learners, but aim to engage them through lively presentation and challenging question interactions. From an instructional design perspective, we will work in a way that adds the most value. Through initial discussions, we will consult and come up with an agreed approach for the design. As content is made available, an instructional designer will review and adapt it into a ready-to-develop script, considering editorial matters, usability, and other best practices.
Michael Finney, CEO
Founded eLearning company for small to medium size businesses, initially providing online training and resources for government agencies. The company expanded operations to the private sector, requiring our name change from OPS Institute to the more inclusive name Elightenment Learning. Michael is also a full-time faculty member for the accredited online university, American Public University and an adjunct faculty member at Fairleigh-Dickenson University and Grand Canyon University. At we believe it is critical to find the right partner to collaborate with learning services. We look forward to the opportunity to work with you and your company, and I look forward to introducing you to our team.
Michael D. Finney, CEO
Mihir Jana, Director of LMS
Mihir has 8 years of extensive experience in Moodle and elearning. He is a keynote speaker at various universities as well as at Moodle Moots. He is one of the pioneers in implementing e-learning via Moodle in many global enterprises from across the industry, and is one of the world’s finest MOOC platform developer and designer. He has a total of 16 years experience in Project Management and Business Analysis across various domains such as Education, Health Care and Life sciences, Transportation & Logistics and Retail domain. Mihir has published several articles and blogs related to e-learning and Moodle.
Fabio Montiel, Director of Web Development and Graphic Design
Fabio is a Computer Engineer who graduated from Rafael Belloso Chacín University. He has extensive experience and expertise in distance learning and Moodle LMS platform. He specializes in programming content to be dictated in the distance mode, capable of creation, management and maintenance of portals for businesses and Moodle LMS corporations. Fabio was a teacher at Rafael Belloso Chacin University for the module: Commercial Web Project Planning part of the Diploma: E-business and social networking.
He is certified in:
Diploma in Web Master Universidad Rafael Belloso Chacín License Web Master. Diploma in Local Area Networks and Structured Wiring. Universidad Rafael Belloso Chacín License Local Area Networks and Structured Wiring.
Kate Glass, Director of Instructional Design
As an instructional designer, Kate has developed online learning interactions for elementary education, higher education, corporate trainings and government trainings. She has a Master’s Degree in Instructional Design, along with multiple undergraduate degrees in other areas of education. She is incredibly passionate about online learning.
Monica Ezell, Director of Administrative Services
Monica is an Executive Assistant who is an active, behind-the-scenes partner of CEOs, contributing both to the administrative side, day-to-day business operations and long-term business development planning and project management. Monica has 18 years’ experience in education and is passionate about her work, willing to tap into her knowledge to develop, coordinate and manage meetings and long-term projects.