Lora Miranda is an Instructional Designer with the Faculty Development and Instructional Support (FDIS) team. In this role, she works to assist faculty, staff, and teaching assistants to achieve their instructional, research, and other professional goals by providing support for commonly used and emerging technologies. Before joining the university in 2012, she spent 7 years as an Instructional Designer for several government contractors, providing instructional development support for various branches of the U.S. military. Lora attended San Diego State University and holds a B.A. in English and an M.A. in Educational Technology.