Shelly Truman

Instructional Design Portfolio

Meet Shelly Truman in this animated short. Available on YouTube here.

Instructional Design Skills


Software expertise:


  • Articulate—Storyline 3, Storyline 360, and associated tools including variables, triggers, branching, embedding and publishing

  • Adobe Creative Cloud—InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Audition, Dreamweaver

  • Microsoft Office 360—PowerPoint, Word, Power BI, SharePoint, Excel, Forms

  • Techsmith—Camtasia, Snagit

  • Vyond

  • Google—Analytics, G-Suite, Docs, Sheets, Forms

  • Smartsheet, Jira, Basecamp, and other project management tools



  • Communication
  • Efficiency
  • Organization
  • Task-driven
  • Lifelong learner
  • Team player
  • Emotional intelligence

  • Growth mindset

  • Champion for diversity, equity, and inclusion

  • Intrinsic motivation for problem solving


Skillset highlights:


  • eLearning development

  • Branding and brand standards

  • Development of team templates to improve workflow

  • Extreme efficiency in course development including expertise in ADDIE, SAM, and rapid development and agile workflow

  • Instructor-led training (face-to-face and virtual delivery modes)
  • Web-based training
  • HTML, CSS web design and development
  • Scorm, xAPI publishing
  • LMS and CMS administration
  • Outcome driven adult learning and instructional design theories
  • Project management
  • Editing, proofreading, writing
  • Graphic design, including logos, color 
  • Animation
  • Redesign, redevelopment, program conversion
  • Coaching, mentoring, and developing people
  • Ethical AI use
  • Journey mapping and personas
  • Ability to problem solve, manage multiple deliverables, prioritize handoff, and exceed stakeholder needs.

Seasoned Instructional Design Aesthetics

Asynchronous Learning

Video series for Digital Photography at Columbia College. Written, produced, and recorded by Shelly Truman 2023, developer and SME, Columbia College.


View the complete playlist here.


Animations created in Vyond Go (Beta) and AI generator ChatGPT.


Available on YouTube here.