Alison Consol, 2017 Instructor of the Year

Title: Professor/Program Director, Web Technologies and Advertising & Graphic Design

Background: Teaching at Wake Tech since 2001; Certificate in Excellence in Online Teaching from Washington State University; 2017 Wagner + SmarterServices Distance Education Leadership Award; Online Certification Coordinator for EPIC, Wake Tech’s Quality Enhancement Plan

Education: BSBE in Information Technologies, and an MS in Vocational Education: Information Technologies from East Carolina University

Personal/Family: Two daughters, Tori and Marisa Tegan; both attending grad school in the UK

Hobbies: Biking, hiking, traveling, and drinking the occasional craft cider

Advice: Become a lifelong learner. The half-life of knowledge is rapidly diminishing. To stay current, one needs to keep learning.

Best thing about Wake Tech is… the people!