Brandon C. Taylor is an Instructional Designer at Rush University/Rush University Medical Center. Brandon is a former Systems Engineer for GE Healthcare and has been the Dean of Distance Learning at the City Colleges of Chicago, Founding Director of Distance Learning at the Chicago Public Schools and an Assistant Professor of Instructional Design & Technology at Chicago State University. Brandon has a M.S. in Instructional Design & Technology from Western Illinois University, a B.S. in Computer Science from the Benjamin Banneker Honors College at Prairie View A&M University a Master Online Teacher Certificate from Illinois Online Network. Brandon is also Certified Quality Matters Course Reviewer and a is a Ph.D. student in Instructional Technology at Northern Illinois University (on leave).