Educational Services Provider
Masani Consulting, LLC - Educational Services Provider

Masani Consulting, LLC - Educational Services Provider, Atlanta, Georgia

Making Today's Learners, Tomorrow's Leaders

Professional Profile 


Dr. Masani's professional profile represents more than 25 years of experience in teaching,

program management and consulting. This professional profile includes Dr. Masani's careers, certifications, college degrees, community service and conference presentations; all are listed in chronological order from present to 1990s.


Career

Founder and CEO: Masani Consulting, LLC


Education Services Consultant: Department of Treasury, Human Capital Office - Learning, Education and Delivery Services 


Instructor: Prevention Research Institute, PRIME For Life (in partnership with the State of Georgia)


Teacher: Power My Learning 


Program Manager: Parental Involvement Programs, J. E. Brown Middle--Atlanta Public Schools  


Graduate Teaching Assistant: Central Michigan University Education Specialist Degree Program 


Online Instructor: Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Writing for the Web Training


Instructor: IRS Taxpayer Education Programs


Instructor: IRS National Office of Overseas Assignments


Program Manager: Georgia IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program


Certifications


Teaching English to Speakers of Other Lanaguages (TESOL)--Graduate Certificate--School of Applied Linguistics; Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia


Intergenerational Studies, University of Pittsburg, School of Social Work


Anger Management Facilitation, Gary Byrd Institute


Alcohol and Drug Prevention Education, Prime for Life


CompTIA CertMaster for Educators, ComTIA 


Presentation Skills Train-the-Trainer, Internal Revenue Service


Evaluate Instructor-Trainer-the-Trainer, Internal Revenue Serivce


Facilitation Skills- Train-the-Trainer, Internal Revenue Service


College


Doctor of Philosophy--Adult Education Leadership; Walden University, Minneapolis, Minnesota


Master of Arts--Education; Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan


Bachelor of Science--Human Ecology; Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan


Associate of Applied Science--Business; C.S. Mott College, Flint, Michigan


Community

Volunteerism


Life Skills Workshop Series -- Salvation Army Kroc Center Family Literacy Program; Atlanta, GA (2015-2017)


Dare to Dream Tour -- St. Elizabeth Parish Schools, B.B. Coke High; Junction, Jamaica--West Indies (2013)


Dare To Dream Tour -- Flint Public Schools, Northwestern High; Flint, MI (2012)


Voices in the Dark: The Tragedy of Human Trafficking -- Theodora Project, Negril, Jamaica--West Indies (2011) --public service video produced in collaboration with Whitfield Productions, Atlanta, GA. 


“Transforming and Sustaining Community Through the Voice of African American Women” film and discussion--The African American Panoramic Experience (APEX) Museum, Atlanta, GA (2007)


“Voice and Story as Change Agents” multimedia presentation and discussion for Fulton County Public Schools—A Second Chance High School, Atlanta, GA (2007)


“A Voice for Women in Transition” film and discussion at Children’s Restoration Network, Atlanta, GA (2007)


“Our Voices Speak” film presentation and discussion at Miles College, Upward Bound Program, Birmingham, AL (2006)


“Our Voices Speak” film presentation and discussion for the Atlanta Union Mission—My Sister’s House, Atlanta, GA (2006) 

Kwanzaa Family Workshop Facilitator-- Atlanta Public Schools, J.E. Brown Middle; Atlanta, GA (2000-2002) 

Kwanzaa Program Presenter -- Atlanta Public Schools, Mary Lin Elementary; Atlanta, GA (1997-1998)

Kwanzaa Program Presenter -- Imhotep Prepartory School, Atlanta, GA (1994-1995)

Kwanzaa Program Presenter -- DeKalb County Family Children Services; Atlanta, GA (1995)


Conferences

Presentations


Adult Education Research Conference (AERC) (Harrisburg, PA); "Narrative Learning: A Legacy of Voice and Place for Socially Disadvantaged Jamaican Female Basket Weavers" (2014).


Roundstone Conversation on Place and Story (Cambridge, UK); "Intergenerational Narratives for Jamaican Basket Weavers" (2011).


Oral History Association (OHA) Annual Meeting-Poster Presentation (Atlanta, GA); "The Role of Narrative in Cultural Sharing Communities of Women" (2010).


Hawaii International Conference on Education (Honolulu, HI); "Narrative in Intergenerational Transmission of Learning among Women in African American and Jamaican Communities" (2009).


American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) Commission on International Adult Education (Norfolk, VA); “Transforming and Sustaining Global Communities through the Voice of Women” (2007).


Annual Social Change Conference--Walden University (Baltimore, MD); “Voice, Place, and Community” film presentation and discussion (2006).