Meet Our Staff

McKenzie Hansen

McKenzie Hansen received her B.A. in Professional and Technical Writing and a minor in Information Technology from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in May of 2019. She is currently working on her Master’s degree in Professional and Technical Writing at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

McKenzie has a passion for learning, education, and technology. McKenzie utilizes modern day instructional and teaching methods to ensure that every student masters the content and skills.

McKenzie serves as the organization’s Executive Director, Instructional Designer, Communication and Outreach Director, and the program leader at our library site.

B.J. Hansen

B.J. Hansen received his B.S. in Information Science from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in May of 2016. His IT background in education allows him to effectively implement innovative technologies that will keep our organization functioning and state-of-the-art for our students. With the growing needs of web-based instruction and communication platforms, B.J. developed the Learning Management System (LMS) that the organization uses. It provides a central and accessible online classroom for our students to collaborate, receive additional instruction, and complete assignments.

B.J. serves as the organization’s IT Director and manages our 20 seat virtual lab environment, our 20 seat laptop lab, our Active Directory domain, the organization’s web presence, and the organization’s email system.