Heather Lawrenz is a digital media training specialist for the School of Journalism. Her job includes supporting students and professors using the labs in Stauffer-Flint Hall and developing technology training modules for classroom and anywhere/anytime use by students. She is an Adobe Certified Educator/Trainer and an Adobe Campus Leader who has worked extensively using Adobe products for nearly 20 years.
Lawrenz is a William Allen White School of Journalism and Mass Communications graduate. She also holds an education degree and a master’s degree in instructional design and technology from Emporia State University.
Before returning "home" to the J-School, Lawrenz worked as a high school journalism and digital art teacher. She is excited to put her love of learning, journalism and working with others to use at the J-School.