Who We Are

Dawn Papaila

President and Lead Consultant

Dawn has decades of experience in program / project management, instructional design and continuous process improvement.

She has designed and managed the development of large-scale workplace learning solutions for Fortune 500 companies, entrepreneurial ventures, nonprofit agencies as well as for the U.S. Department of Defense where she held Secret and interim Top-Secret clearance. And she has worked internationally as an employee for Tata Interactive Systems, India’s largest conglomerate.

Prior to her career in workplace learning, Dawn spent 10 years in the managed care industry as an Operations Manager, a Corporate Systems Planner, and a National Account Executive where she was responsible for multi-million-dollar budgets and managed staff across four states in the Western U.S.

Dawn earned an MA in Educational Technology and a BS in Business Management from San Diego State University. She was awarded the Certified Performance Technologist (CPT) designation from the International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI) where she served on the International Board of Directors from 2010 to 2012.

Dawn is the President of WLP Consultants which is an established network of workplace learning professionals who have:

  • graduate degrees in instructional systems design
  • experience working for large corporate learning organizations
  • proven ability to collaborate with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs).

Please visit Dawn’s LinkedIn page for more information.

WLP Consultants is a dba of D. Papaila, Inc.

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