The staff of CDLI consists of seven people who are passionate about teaching with technology. If you aren't sure where to start, Mafil Fabroquez, our administrative assistant, can direct you to the right individual. The department is housed in room 050 of the Pigott Pavilion for Student Leadership (PAVL), directly across the hall from SUperCopy with the exception of Rick Fehrenbacher whose office is in Harding Building, 2nd floor.

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Rick Fehrenbacher, Ph.D.


Phone: (206) 220-8269

Building/Room: HRDG 240

Dr. Rick Fehrenbacher is the Director of the Center for Digital Learning and Innovation and inaugural dean of Seattle University’s School of New and Continuing Studies. Prior to joining Seattle University in October of 2012, Dr. Fehrenbacher was a professor of English and Director of Distance and Extended Education at the University of Idaho. Dr. Fehrenbacher received his Ph.D. from Duke University, M.A. from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and a B.A. from the University of Southern Mississippi.

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Mark Anthoney, M.A., MLIS

Instructional Designer

Phone: (206) 220-8279

Building/Room: PAVL 050

Mark has taught classroom-based media production courses and large enrollment online courses at The University of Iowa. He also has over ten years experience consulting with faculty in the design, development and implementation of various web-based instructional solutions for in-person, hybrid and online courses as an Instructional Designer / Instructional Technology Consultant at The University of Iowa, and as the eLearning Operations Manager/Instructional Designer at North Seattle College. Mark holds Master's in Media Studies and a Master's in Library and Information Science from The University of Iowa, where he researched the intersection of information technologies and cultural practices in American society. Mark is especially interested in helping SU faculty identify areas of their courses where the application of instructional technologies can help advance pedagogical effectiveness to improve student learning outcomes.

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John W.N. Buell, M.Ed., MLIS

Learning Systems Administrator

Phone: (206) 220-8276

Building/Room: PAVL 050

John Buell has over ten years of experience implementing, managing and troubleshooting learning management systems in university and academic medicine settings. An alumni of Seattle University, John has a Master’s in Adult Education, with a focus on Human Resource Development from the College of Education. John also holds a Master's in Library and Information Science from the University of Washington with a focus on open access and digital archives. Before joining Seattle University, John developed online curricula and training courses at University of Washington Medicine and Seattle Children’s Hospital. 

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Mafil Fabroquez, B.S.

Senior Administrative Assistant

Phone: (206) 296-5456

Building/Room: PAVL 050

Mafil’s higher education experience includes assisting in academic and administrative leadership development for faculty and staff at Portland State University. At PSU, she was also involved in student success projects such as the Undergraduate Student Persistence project and Redesign myPSU project, focusing on the student experience in physical spaces and in digital context. With an interest in serving and building community, she enjoys collaborative problem solving using creative approaches. Mafil earned her B.S. in Art Practices and minor in Photography at Portland State University.

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Jayme Jacobson

Instructional Designer

Phone: 206.220.8284

Building/Room: PAVL 050

Jayme has been working in the field of instructional design since 2001 when she took a position at Washington State University’s Center for Teaching, Learning, & Technology. She was involved in WSU's ePortfolio initiative, working with faculty to integrate ePortfolios into their teaching. She is an ePortfolio advocate, a reviewer for the International Journal of ePortfolios (IJEP) and was part of the original executive team at AAEEBL. She also has a background in program assessment and consulted with programs across the WSU community to develop and strengthen assessment initiatives in preparation for accreditation. Jayme holds a Master’s of Science in Experimental Psychology from the University of Idaho where her research focused the brain’s ability to process movement.

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Eric Jaderlund

Instructional Designer

Phone: (206) 296-5345

Building/Room: PAVL 050

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Luke Ware, M.A.

Instructional Designer, Adjunct Faculty

Phone: (206) 220-8287

Building/Room: PAVL 050

Luke graduated from the University of Washington Bothell with a degree in Cultural Studies where he focused on how emerging technologies shape knowledge production. As both a HASTAC and Carnegie Foundation scholar he is also published in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) where he is interested in engaging the student voice in research. He is also an award winning documentary filmmaker and joined Seattle University in 2008 as a Copyright and Media Access Coordinator. Luke also serves as Adjunct Faculty for the Web, Application & Technology Studies in the School of New & Continuing Studies at Seattle University. 

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Simone Winston

Instructional Technologist

Building/Room: PAVL 050

Simone enters the Instructional Technologist role with decades of experience involving various technology tools and helping others learn how to use them. Most recently, she was the Information and Instructional Technology Coordinator at the School of Theology and Ministry where she supported the school with data analysis and assisted faculty with learning technologies. An alumna of Seattle University, Simone earned her B.A. with a focus on liberal studies, digital technology and cultures. Her work centers on finding ways to connect technology to cultures and examining how to be human in a digital world.