Liz Matthews is Director of Design and Development at Rogers Communications. Liz leads a team of over 40 instructional designers, developers, editors, and analysts in support of the organization’s operational learning needs. Liz’s passion for information design and learning, coupled with her experience in communications and telecom have given her the tools to lead her team through a transformation to world-class. As part of this transformation, Liz led the implementation of an XML-based Learning Content Management System (LCMS) to more effectively design, author, and distribute a catalogue of over 4,000 learning assets.
Liz started out in the field of journalism and magazine publishing, and quickly entered the telecom industry moving between some of the giants like Bell, Nortel, and Rogers with a focus in technical training, information design, and project management. She arrived at Rogers 10 years ago, first leading the PMO supporting the cable, wireless, and digital portfolios, and then finally moved back to her passion – learning – two years ago.
Liz lives in Toronto and in her free time enjoys the outdoors with her six year old daughter.