Multimedia and Instructional Designer,
California State University, Northridge
Ana M. Penaranda is a Learning/Technology Consultant and Multimedia Designer at California State University Northridge (CSUN). Ana holds a BA in multimedia and animation and an MS in instructional design and technology from California State Fullerton. She has worked in both higher education institutions and the entertainment business (DreamWorks Animation SKG and FuseFx) for over nine years. Ana currently manages a multimedia lab at CSUN, where she oversees the uses of technology and the best instructional methodologies applied to adult education. Her current projects focus on designing earning experiences through the use of Emotional Design, AI, VR, and AR at California State University Northridge.