Areas & Outsourcing Creative Lead, Learning Experience Designer
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
In 13 years working for the Church, Nathan Meidell has been an educator, trainer, curriculum developer, and learning designer on projects ranging from vocational rehabilitation and workforce training to global integrated curricula for members and friends.
Nathan is also currently tasked with identifying vendor partners to assist where he sits at the hub of learning for the Church’s 25 departments. With varied products sometimes reaching millions of learners worldwide, Nathan has become keenly interested in deciphering the intricate patterns of influence operating on individuals within complex educational systems. He loves leveraging a range of perspectives in this effort of helping others find fulfilment and realize their potential, from L.S. Vygotsky and Michael W. Apple to Jesus Christ. Nathan had occasion to study this in depth when completing his MS in curriculum and instruction at Utah State University under the influential mentorship of Vygotsky expert LeAnn G. Putney and Suzanne Jones.