When you work with Trifoia, our team becomes your team.
Trifoia is a team of content developers, instructional designers, technology experts, media producers, and researchers who create and evaluate custom training and digital learning solutions that are accessible, engaging, and enduring.
Adam Wendt has worked on over 70 educational technology and media projects funded through the National Institutes of Health, the United States Department of Education and collaborative agreements with colleges, universities, and research institutes around the country. Adam volunteers his time to support local and national innovation ecosystems, and he works for social and racial justice as a volunteer, and past secretary, of the Eugene-Springfield NAACP.
Director of Operations and Production
Sarah Macrorie manages the day to day operations at Trifoia, oversees the production department, and acts as project manager. She was a professional ballerina in her former life, still tries to get to class as often as possible, and is an avid supporter of the arts.
Lead Instructional Designer
Tony Jimenez oversees the creation of digital learning solutions as
Media Department Manager
Evangeline LaRoque writes, directs, edits, & animates video content, and manages the media aspect of projects at Trifoia. Vangie has a BA in film and over 10 years of experience in the industry. She also specializes in stop motion and handcrafted animation for creative projects and has won several awards for her work.
As Trifoia’s brand manager and graphic designer, Juan Alvarez provides brand direction and design support for internal and external clients. He enjoys landscape photography, foraging for mushrooms, and growing hot peppers which he turns into delicious hot sauces.
Lead Software Developer
Joshua Evans is responsible for engineering and maintaining the systems that
Ryan Harper, PhD
Instructional Designer and Content Creator
Ryan Harper is an Instructional Designer and Content Developer with an extensive background in online teaching. He enjoys cooking, traveling, and chasing his three young children.
Front End Developer
Alex McGlothlin is a front end developer at Trifoia. Alex has been developing websites and software for 15 years and is responsible for creating responsive websites, quality user experiences, and “shiny code things”. He enjoys gardening, swing dancing, cooking, and hiking.
Elise Crum is the product manager at Trifoia. Elise is an avid tennis player and enjoys
Jordan Pennefather, PhD
Jordan Pennefather is a research scientist and methodologist who oversees the design, implementation, and analysis of Trifoia’s research studies. Jordan enjoys exploring new cuisines but is always willing to fall back on his favorite dish, pho.
Terrie Monroe is a qualitative researcher who turned her lifelong curiosity about people into a powerful tool for designing better products and services. When she’s not conducting focus groups or interviewing users, Terrie loves to hike local trails, photograph people, watch movies with her family, and volunteer in community organizations.
Video Editor, Multimedia Developer and Marketing Assistant
Georgia creates animations and instructional assets for our clients and helps us implement innovative marketing strategies. Outside the office, Georgia enjoys directing short films and music videos.
Charlie Branson is responsible for the accurate and timely collection, recording, reporting, and interpreting of Trifoia’s fiscal information. Charlie also oversees human resources at Trifoia, ensuring personnel are properly supported. In his off-hours, Charlie enjoys reading, writing, spending time with family, and staring at treelines for birds and the occasional cryptid.
Dan Keith, PhD
Dan Keith is a computer scientist with many years of practical software engineering experience in both commercial and scientific domains. He works with the engineering team on the data integration mechanisms and service architectures that support Trifoia’s solutions. Dan enjoys designing programming languages and building software toys.
Widya is the project coordinator with the Research & Design team. She enjoys cooking and baking for her family during her free time, and hopes to travel around the world in the near future.
IT and Facilities Manager
Tina Johnson is Trifoia’s IT and facilities manager who also leads the DevOps group. When she’s not at work poking, prodding, fixing, and upgrading, Tina enjoys the quietness of the forest and the chaos of family.
Quality Assurance Technician and Asset Developer
Ivy Gibson is an asset developer and quality assurance technician at Trifoia. Ivy is a recent NAU graduate earning a bachelor’s degree in psychology. She spends her free time going on adventures with her children and traveling when possible.
Multimedia Asset Developer
As Trifoia’s Multimedia Asset Developer, Jordan Blaisdell shoots, edits, and creates innovative solutions for our clients creative challenges. Jordan has a BA in Electronic Media and has been working in the arts since 2012. Jordan has a passion for music and can be found playing drums or helping other bands get gigs.
Customer Support Manager
As Trifoia’s Customer Support Manager, Martin helps keep our learners happy. Martin has years of experience in the Eugene tech industry doing everything from Product Support to Project Management. When relaxing, he likes reading at the park, solving puzzles, and building LEGO Technic sets.
MaKayla Stumph is a recent graduate of Lane Community College’s Multimedia Design Program. She started as an intern, before she was invited to join Trifoia as a full-time asset developer. In her free time she enjoys creative writing with friends, creating art, and other nerdy activities such as video games and playing Dungeons & Dragons.
Customer Support Specialist
Ambra Perry is receptionist and administrative assistant at Trifoia. In her free time, she likes to hang out with her husband discussing scientific discoveries, camping, gardening, and enjoying nature. Ambra also loves to spend time with her children and animals of all kinds, especially horses.
Enjoys snacks and walks with papa.