Nikki Massaro Kauffman
Nikki Massaro Kauffman has been involved in educational technology since 1998. In her current position, she enhances the course content management system. She has earned two bachelor of science degrees, one in Computer Science and the other in Education, both with honors.
Prior to coming to Penn State World Campus, Nikki had been a technology training coordinator with the Penn State University Libraries. The position was responsible for coordinating technology training offered in the Libraries’ 20+ departments and 30+ library locations.
Over the years, she has been an interim supervisor for educational technologists, a programmer, a multimedia specialist, a database specialist, a Microsoft Certified master instructor, a continuing education instructor for seniors and adults with disabilities, and a high school English and communications technology teacher.
Coming from a family with three generations of nontraditional learners, Nikki enjoys making course content accessible to World Campus students. As a programmer, a systems designer, a user experience designer, and an educator, her passion optimizing the Web to reach the as many learners as possible.