Author Profile

Chris LaBelle | Interim Senior Director of CSU Online, Colorado State University

Current Position and Past Experience
Chris LaBelle is currently Interim Senior Director of CSU Online at Colorado State University. Previously, he was the Director of Professional Development and Training at the University of New Hampshire; a role he started in 2016. For five years prior, LaBelle served as the Director of Professional and Continuing Education at Oregon State University. This followed three years as an Instructional Designer and Multimedia Developer at OSU.

Before getting into higher education, LaBelle was an eLearning Designer and Technical Trainer at Netflix. LaBelle served for eight years prior to this as a Technical Trainer and e-learning developer with Siemens Communications.

Education, Honors and Achievements
LaBelle earned his MA in Linguistics from UC Los Angeles in 2000 and completed an Ed.D. in Educational Technology from Boise State in 2018.

Personal Details and Community Involvement
LaBelle has three children and spends much of this free time with his wife and kids. He enjoys all four seasons of the beautiful Colorado outdoors.