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Learning Architect
Andrew M. Estes Jr.

Syracuse University 



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My Story

I am a Learning Architect and U.S. Army Veteran leveraging 27 years of proven experience in instruction, learning, and personnel management. Skilled at leading teams, staff, and organizations of military and civilian personnel in a dynamic and demanding environment. I possess a broad background in coaching, teaching, and mentoring military and civilian personnel, providing classroom/field instruction, facilitation, and evaluation, lesson creation/redesign, and staff and employee assessments while leveraging modern technology. I believe in leading by example, developing leaders, team building and strengthening organizations of diversity at all levels through professional relationships. I have managed learning environments, communications, and security equipment, assets, and facilities valued at $225M while managing risk, safety, and quality assurance. My career is supported by an associate and bachelor’s degree, and a Master of Science in Instructional Design, Development, and Evaluation. I have an active TS/SCI Security Clearance.


My education and certifications include: 

  • Master of Science in Instructional Design, Development, & Evaluation | Syracuse University

  • Bachelor of Science Liberal Arts – Admin/Management Studies History | Excelsior College

  • Associate of Arts – General Studies | American Military University

  • Supervisor Development Course

  • Center for Army Lessons Learned Course 

  • Common Faculty Development Developer Course Train-The-Trainer

  • Common Faculty Development Instructor Course Train-The-Trainer  

  • Total Army Instructor Training Course | Small Group Instructor Course

  • Asynchronous Distributed Learning Instructors Course 

  • Training and Education Developer Middle Manager Course

  • Senior Training and Education Managers Course 

  • Instructional Design Basic Course – Distance Learning

  • Evaluating Instructors Course – Distance Learning

  • Blackboard Advanced 201 Exemplary Course Design – Distance Learning

  • Blackboard Basics 101 Instructor Training Course – Distance Learning

  • Contracting Officer Representative Course

  • Master Resiliency Training Course

  • Equal Opportunity Representative Course

  • Master Army Instructor Badge | Instructor & Training Developer Certified


I am married and have one son. My professional goals are to continue to influence positive change through learning environments.

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