Title: Training Specialist.
Duties: To develop, coordinate and present human
resources training, including management training, online
learning through SoftSkills (which offers 820 courses), orientation
training, and other workshops.
Began at TSRI: November 2002.
Education: B.A. in Education from the University of Natal,
Durban, South Africa.
Experience: Positions in training and computers,
including sales trainer for Peregrine Systems, systems analyst
for Ernst & Young, and training manager for a life insurance
Thoughts on TSRI: "TSRI is an exciting place to work.
The goals of the institution are very noble; being a small
part of that mission gives me a sense of purpose."
Thoughts on San Diego: "I do enjoy the weather and
the proximity to the ocean."
Extracurriculars: Creating art in many forms, including
oil painting, drawing, and computer graphic art. In addition,
Owen likes reading, swimming and working on computers. He
is pursuing a master's degree in the evenings.
Contact Information: Owen can be reached at x4-8198
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
"TSRI is an exciting place to work,"
says Training Specialist Owen Anderson. Photo
by Kevin Fung.