Lindy began her career as a 7-12 business and family and consumer sciences (FCS) teacher. She was recruited out of the classroom to work as a curriculum writer and trainer. This was the beginning of a passion for both professional development training and technology integration. To follow this passion, Lindy accepted a job as a technology integration specialist with a brand new regional education service agency where she created a regional instructional technology training program. She currently teachers face-to-face, video-conference, and online trainings for teachers across the country. In 2013-14 alone, Lindy conducted over 70 trainings including over 700 school personnel from over 130 schools in a variety of training formats.

Lindy’s strength and passion is helping teachers utilize technology as a seamless instructional tool for learning. She has a strong understanding of connecting technology to curriculum via device agnostic instructional strategies. Lindy is a Microsoft Innovative Educator Trainer, My Big Campus coach, trained in the Jim Knight instructional coach model, a Collaborator with Educational Collaborators, and a Master of Educational Technology with a Graduate Certificate in Technology Integration from Boise State University. Lindy is a dynamic presenter and creative thinker with a vast skill set in the instructional technology field. Connect with Lindy on Twitter: @lindyhockenbary.