Beverly has over 25 years of experience in the technology training field, teaching students how to get the most out of Adobe’s Creative Suite design programs. She is an Adobe Certified Instructor with ACE Certifications on Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Acrobat. She is also accredited with an Adobe Certified Instructor for Creative Cloud Design & Layout Solutions.
She began her career training Adobe software programs in 1994 as a Business Development Manager at Adobe Systems in Los Angeles. Her responsibilities included sales and technical support for clients, presenting Adobe products at trade shows and user group conferences and doing on-site product education at major clients.
Beverly became a full-time Adobe Instructor in 2001 and in her decades of training, she has taught clients like Disney, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Jet Propulsion Laboratories, Los Angeles Department of Public Health, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the Defense Department, and numerous other entities. During this time, she was an instructor at UCLA for their Design Certificate Program, teaching InDesign at their Westwood campus for four years.
In addition to her training and design skills, Beverly has had her work as a nature and wildlife photographer displayed in galleries including The Annenberg Space for Photography and the G2 Gallery. Her images have appeared in many publications such as Smithsonian, and she was a Photographer of the Year in the Travel category for Africa Geographic.
Beverly delivers customized training experiences to individuals who take her classes and draws on her vast amount of real-world experience to convey the material.