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Debora A. Collins is a Microsoft Certified Learning Consultant (MCLC) and a well-known educator in the Microsoft Office community. She has an M.S. degree in Education from Brigham Young University (1985) with emphases on Curriculum Development, Instructional Methods, and Computer Science.
For the past 25 years, Debbie has been immersed in classroom and remote instruction to learners of all ages within academic, government and corporate organizations. She writes curricula about a variety of Information Technologies. Included in her most recent projects has been the development of a series of preparation workshops for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certifications versions 2003 through 2013. Debbie speaks at numerous International, National, Regional, and State-level conferences where she educates audiences on the value of MOS certification while demonstrating the features of the latest version of Microsoft Office.
From January, 2009 through June, 2012, Debbie authored an "Office Tips and Tricks" column for the official Microsoft trainer newsletter called the, "MCT Flash", which was distributed monthly to Microsoft instructors worldwide.
Debbie holds and keeps current a variety of IT certifications. Her most prominent Microsoft credentials include Microsoft Certified Learning Consultant (MCLC), Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), and Microsoft Office Master.
She travels between two residences - a condo in Salt Lake City, Utah where she bases most of her work; and a small family farm located outside of Medford, Oregon. In her spare time Debbie enjoys dancing, camping, traveling, genealogy, SCUBA, and playing a variety of sports.