Kathy Zellers

Director, Instructional Design And Development at University of Northern Colorado

Kathy Zellers, MSBA, MA, PMP has extensive experience in the field of instructional design and development, spanning over two decades. Kathy started their career as an Instructor at Colorado State University in 1997 and has since held various roles at organizations such as United Way of Larimer County, Agilent Technologies, and the University of Colorado. Kathy'smost recent position as Director of Instructional Design and Development at the University of Northern Colorado involved leading a team that trained a significant number of faculty members on transitioning from Blackboard to Canvas. Throughout their career, Kathy has demonstrated a strong ability to manage projects effectively and provide training and support to faculty members in using educational technology platforms.

Kathy Zellers holds a Bachelor's Degree in English - Creative Writing from Colorado State University. Kathy then pursued a Master of Arts in Communications Development from the same institution from 1995 to 1997. Later, in 2014-2015, Kathy completed their Master of Science in Business Administration with a specialization in Computer Information Systems at Colorado State University. In 2019, they obtained the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification from the Project Management Institute. Additionally, they have certifications in Adobe Captivate and Articulate Storyline from LinkedIn.


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  • Director, Instructional Design And Development

    August, 2016 - present