Connie Malamed is a learning experience design consultant, publisher of The eLearning Coach website and podcast, and founder of the Mastering Instructional Design membership community. She is an author, international speaker, and workshop facilitator in the fields of learning experience design, design thinking, and visual communication. Connie has helped nonprofit, government, and corporate clients improve performance by creating meaningful learning experiences for more than 20 years. She is the author of Visual Design Solutions and Visual Language for Designers. Connie has degrees in art education and instructional design. In 2018, she was honored with the Guild Master award from the eLearning Guild for contributions to the learning technologies community.