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Our Team


The TLTC inspires and supports effective, engaging, efficient, and equitable teaching innovations among the University’s instructors and assistants.  Our team provides faculty, students, and staff with training, resources, professional development activities, and individualized consultation to transform their classrooms and careers. Together as a campus learning community we can all enhance our teaching, improve student outcomes, and advance Maryland as an international leader in evidence-based education

Leadership Team & Support Staff

Portrait of Marcio Oliveira

Marcio Oliveira

Executive Director
Portrait of Mary Warneka

Mary Warneka

Associate Director of Learning Experience
Portrait of Tami Kopischke Smith

Tami Kopischke Smith

Assistant Director, Faculty Programs
Portrait of Alice Donlan

Alice Donlan

Director of Research
Portrait of Leona Peterson Naude

Leona Peterson Naude

Administrative Assistant


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Danielle Pafe

Collaborative Learning Coordinator
Portrait of Louisa Nkrumah

Louisa Nkrumah

Learning Experience Designer
Portrait of Ginny Hutcheson

Ginny Hutcheson

Learning Experience Designer
Portrait of Anjula Batra

Anjula Batra

Senior Faculty Specialist
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Mona Thompson

Senior Education Development Specialist
Portrait of Gorgette Y. Green-Hodnett

Gorgette Y. Green-Hodnett

Academic Enrichment Programs Coordinator

Graduate Assistants

Portrait of Ayala Nuriely

Ayala Nuriely

Mathematics Learning Specialist
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Beatrix Randolph

Graduate Assistant
Portrait of Kate Williams

Kate Williams

Graduate Assistant
Portrait of Jayna Resman

Jayna Resman

Graduate Assistant
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