ALEX NEVELS

boundless explorer

Learning Design Lead

Alex’s skillset is the ideal blend of technical savvy and creativity—a winning combination for one of Think Up’s learning design authorities. When designing courses, Alex isn’t content until he’s found the best way to achieve the business objective and create a learner-centered experience. A graduate of Furman University with a B.A. in Political Science and Spanish, Alex’s background and expertise equip him to deliver unique learning solutions to our clients. He’s happiest when building from the ground up and uncovering new and different ways to resolve challenges—and he inspires us to think far, far outside the box. A music and biking enthusiast, Alex’s eye for design and adventurous spirit enable him to create customized solutions that are fun, fresh, and guaranteed to keep learners engaged. Thanks to his creative and innovative approach to learning design and development, Alex is a recipient of the Emerging Training Leader award from Training Magazine.

Beside the point....

  • In his spare time, Alex gets his workout in trying to keep up with his daughter Zoe.
  • Weekend Warrior: Alex loves a good DIY home improvement project.
  • His first job was selling holiday hams & turkeys. He wore a nametag that said “Stephen” and was the #2 turkey salesman in the Southeast on Christmas weekend.

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