CETL Staff

David Kendrick

David Kendrick, Ed.D., is the Director of the CETL, supporting and promoting the instructional design team and emerging technologies.

He has served as faculty, administrator, and consultant in higher education, K-12, and industry learning environments. His research interest is in cost benefits of traditional to e-learning transformations, the application of web-based instructional systems for higher education, and quality assurance practices. David received his B.A. in English and M.A. in English/Communication Development at Colorado State University and his M.S. in Educational Technology and his Ed.D. in Educational Leadership, Educational Research and Higher Education Administration at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.


Email: david.kendrick@unco.edu

Phone: (970) 351-2888

Deborah Romero, Ph.D. Education, is the Associate Director for Faculty Development at CETL.

Previously, at UNC she served as faculty in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences in the Department of Hispanic Studies, where she taught classes in Second Language Acquisition and ESL teacher preparation. Romero’s research examines bilingualism, biliteracy and identity development in Latinos with regards to multimodal composition and communication practices; she has published journal articles and book chapters in both English and Spanish. She earned her Doctorate in Education from the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), with emphases in Cultural Perspectives and Language, Interaction and Social Organization. Her grounding in sociocultural theories of human development, critical pedagogies and a commitment to equity and diversity in education, together with a background in linguistics and digital literacies, are all foundational elements in her own teaching-learning approaches and provide frameworks to actively engage today’s diverse faculty and students.

Email: deborah.romero@unco.edu

Phone: (970) 351-2458

Robin WeberRobin Weber, MA, is the Instructional Designer at CETL.

Skilled in educational technology, her strengths include knowledge and application of numerous software programs, information management and training in pedogogical and andragogical techniques, learning management platforms, authoring tools, and instructional design techniques. She has a thorough understanding of Instructional Design strategies, web-based learning techniques, electronic assessment tools, and presentation strategies. She graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelors Degree in Secondary Business Education and a Masters Degree in Career & Technical Education. She worked as an Instructor and Technology Coordinator at Daytona State College, as a CTE Instructor at the University of Central Florida, and a Computer Instructor at Colorado Christian University.


Email: robin.weber@unco.edu

Phone: (970) 351-1757

Berniece Mitchell

Berniece Mitchell, Administrative Assistant, supports the department with all things clerical (paper, that is). 

She has lived in Greeley most of her life. She is the voice you will hear when you call the CETL office, and she will do everything she can to make your call pleasant and worthwhile.

Email: berniece.mitchell@unco.edu

Phone: (970) 351-2885

Michael Weddington Michael Weddington is a Ph.D. Student, in the HESAL Program at UNC.  He has previously served as a GA for HESAL, and as a consultant for the Undergraduate Admissions Department at UNC, for whom he conducted a statewide survey of Hawaii college counselors related to recruiting best practices. His research interests include curricular & instructional design related to the post-college transition process for both traditional and non-traditional students, enhancing student success for disadvantaged populations, current sociocultural, environmental, and technological trends as they relate to education, and international education. He obtained his B.A. in Psychology at U.C. Davis, and his California state teaching credential (in secondary social studies) and M.A. in Educational Psychology at Sonoma State University.