InterLearn’s mission is to partner with institutions to
grow their online programming.

Our core team has extensive experience in higher education, and we understand the importance and challenges of providing higher education in today’s world.

Together, we can create a kinder, more compassionate, and principled world for all.

InterLearn is part of The Progressus Companies, a group of organizations designed to increase the effectiveness of their client bases.  

Joshua T. Fischer, Ph.D.

About me

I have served in higher education for much of my career, particularly in the area of adult and online education.  I have been a consultant to adult and online education for nearly 25 years.

Previously, I’ve served with organizations like Capella University, University of Phoenix, Northcentral University, Oral Roberts University, Indiana Wesleyan University, and consulted with many more.  

Experience & education
  • Adult and Online Education
  • Curriculum & Instructional Design
  • Higher Education Leadership
  • Quality Management
  • Ph.D. Applied Behavioral Studies (Curriculum, Adult & Online, Research, G/T Ed)
  • M.A. Educational Administration
  • B.A. Pastoral Care
  • CQM Certified Quality Manager

Director of Instructional Design

Faviola Lorena Morales Morales

About me

I am the Director of Instructional Design for InterLearn. I make sure we apply the best practices and quality standards in our curriculum development process. I coordinate with the instructional Design team, the technical team internally, and with clients for content development.

In my previous roles as an instructional designer, I participated in e-learning projects encompassing research and business projects. I am a passionate lifelong learner, creative problem solver accustomed to working in an intercultural and interdisciplinary environment where teamwork, together with proactivity is paramount.

Experience & Education
  • Defining objectives, instructional strategies, and project scope
  • Storyboarding, designing, and evaluating prototypes
  • Working with SMEs, graphic designers, and developers
  • Scrum Master Certificate
  • Adobe Illustrator-Art eDesign Course
  • European Master in Media Engineering
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Elem Ed

Assessment, Accreditation, Institutional Effectiveness, and Quality Initiatives 

Cynthia Tweedell, Ph.D.

About me

Dr. Tweedell has been in higher education for over 40 years, first as a sociology faculty member, and since 1998 as a leader in assessment and accreditation at three different Christian colleges. She enjoys working with colleges to help them create a culture of assessment informing data-driven decision making. She has led accreditation self-studies for the Higher Learning Commission as well as the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. As a Peer Reviewer, Team Chair, and member of the Institutional Actions Council for the Higher Learning Commission she has led accreditation review teams for over fifteen years and understands the process and mindset of the accreditor.

Experience & Education
  • A frequent presenter on assessment and accreditation
  • Leadership and writing four comprehensive self-studies (HLC and SACSCOC)
  • Participation in self-studies for CAEP (education), CCNE (nursing), CACREP (counseling), CSWE (social work).
  • Written over ten Institutional Change Requests and hosted Change Visits
  • Led several visit teams for the Higher Learning Commission
  • Ph.D. Human Services
  • Ph.D. (ABD) Higher Ed, Sociology
  • MA Higher Education
  • MA Sociology
  • BA Sociology
  • CQM Certified Quality Manager

Financial Aid 

Wes Brothers

About me

Wes currently serves as Assistant Vice President for Finance and Operations. He has provided financial aid expertise for public four-year colleges, community colleges, and private non-profits for over 15 years. He has completed Title IV training and is an active NASFAA member.

Experience & Education
  • Non-standard and standard term program financial aid expertise
  • Financial Aid Trainer
  • Processing and auditing financial aid and systems
  • MBA in Accounting
  • BS Social Studies Ed & Political Science
  • CQM Certified Quality Manager

Prior Learning Assessment 

Monica Price

About me

Monica has been working in higher education since 2013. She started out at a small Bible college working as an online academic advisor and has served as Director of Student Success, English/TESOL Teaching Faculty, TESOL, Curriculum Writer, Director of Online Education, and most recently, Prior Learning Assessment Coordinator for InterLearn. After working most of her higher ed career with adult and non-traditional students, Monica is passionate about helping students earn college credit for what they already know.

Experience & Education
  • Academic Advisor (Grace Christian University)
  • Director of Student Success (Great Lakes Christian College)
  • English and TESOL Faculty Member (Great Lakes Christian College)
  • Director of Online Education (Great Lakes Christian College)
  • TESOL Curriculum Writer (Ecclesia College)
  • Prior Learning Assessment Coordinator (InterLearn)
  • Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
  • Bachelor of Arts in Intercultural Ministries and Biblical Studies from
    Moody Bible Institute
  • Certificate in Prior Learning Assessment from CAEL and DePaul