List of ID and E-Learning Consultants/Freelancers

Nov 21, 2014

I regularly get requests from various people with contract opportunities asking me to point them to a list of e-learning or instructional design freelancers. 

If you're a freelancer or consultant please leave a comment below with your name, location, link to your website or portfolio, and a brief description of your skills/abilities. 

When people ask for a list of freelancers or consultants in the future I'll point them to this thread. 


141 Replies
Phil Mayor

Great I dea Nicole,


I am an Instructional Designer and Developer working through my company Elearning Laboratory.  My portfolio and contact details can be senate my website.  I work with both large international companies, and much smaller companies.  Irrespective of budget all solutions that are developed are bespoke and designed to meet the clients individual needs. Have a look at the site and get in touch to discuss your needs.

Richard Sharples

I'm an independent instructional designer and elearning developer based in the North of England. I work with providers of commercial training, colleges and apprenticeship training providers. I tend to work in Storyline 2. Happy to help you kick-start your elearning and upskill your internal team along the way. More info at 

Richard Watson


Thanks for creating the thread! I'm an independent e-learning/instructional designer and  a Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP). I have also been an Expert Reviewer for the Association for Talent Development’s Excellence in Practice Awards which recognizes results achieved through the use of practices and solutions from the entire scope of workplace learning and development.

You can find more information about me here:

Storyline Challenges portfolio:

Client portfolio:

My resume:

If you are just starting out as an e-Learning freelancer, check out my website for FAQs and free resources:


Bruce Graham


Hi - Bruce Graham here from Perfect Performance Training Ltd. in the UK.

Established fulltime freelance Instructional Designer mainly working in Storyline 2. Augment training with Sparkol Videoscribe and PowToon when required and appropriate. Work with Global, Regional, National and Local companies across US and Europe. One-stop shop approach (makes it simple for clients) - but I work with other trusted talent for specialist skills, (illustration, videos, character voiceover and so on). Provide English voiceover services, and Instructional Design skills training/consultancy.

Ralf  Baum


my name is Ralf Baum, I'm an Articulate Storyline trainer and co-owner of carrot business solutions, an elearning company based in Heidelberg/Germany.

We are providing trainings for Articulate Storyline and Studio as well as Adobce Captivate, whilst also producing elearning content with our production team for international companies, mostly in English and German

You can see my linkedin profile here and our company website here:

Best regards



Susan Kelly

My name is Susan Kelly. I have been a graphic designer for 20 years and recently migrated into Instructional Design. I have expert level skills in Adobe Creative Suite and have a great foundation in Storyline and Captivate. I recently attended UC Irvine Extension to further my education in the principles of  e learning and project management. Please visit my linkedin profile: My graphic design websites are listed. ID portfolio sent on request. Thank you!

Philip Ferrone


I’m Phil and I’d like introduce you to Black Dog Learning LLC as a design and development resource for your next learning project. Located near Atlanta, Georgia we provide instructional design, content development and a range of graphic and multimedia services for our clients.

We are a small, agile, experienced team who strive to provide the very best products to our clients at reasonable costs.  Visit our updated Black Dog Learning website and peruse our company info and  Showcase. Take a few minutes and launch some of our e-learning courses or game demonstrations.

I've attached a portfolio brief (PDF document) to this post that provides a snapshot of some of our development work.

If we look like we will be a good fit for your project and company please contact us at:

Thanks and hope to hear from you soon!!

John Scarano

Hi, I'm a graphic designer in the Philadelphia area with over 15 years of professional experience. Seven of those years specializing in eLearning graphic design.

I'm a wiz with Photoshop and Illustrator and am available for freelance graphic design projects.

You can view my portfolio at:

E-mail me:

Doug C


I have 14 years of video production experience and a certificate in distance education.  My portfolio is at:

I live in Alexandria, VA just outside Washington, DC.  I can work with actors to shoot and edit scenes, design whiteboard animations and interesting presentations with Powtoon and other elearning software.



Laura Harris

Hi, my name is Laura Harris, and am a consultant who has completed several Instructional Design contracts to date who is looking forward to growing my portfolio. As you can see from my profile picture I also enjoy creating customized graphics. Check out an example of my work through a link on my website (look under E-Learning sub-heading) and contact me if you're interested in a talented junior designer at competitive prices.

Sandy Smith


Add me to your list of designers:  Storyline, Captivate, Photoshop and more. My specialty is e- learning and e-training.  I have a Masters in Instructional Design. No project too small or too big. Designing screen-casts is a specialty-great for showing how to use software or systems training

Danielle Watkins

Dani Watkins

I am an instructional designer/eLearning developer located in Colorado. My website is I have 20 years experience in the learning and development field, creating interactive eLearning across industries, from very technical content to business skill content. I am well versed in the Adobe Creative Suite, Articulate Storyline 1 and 2, Articulate Studio, Adobe Captivate, Camtasia, Videoscribe, and for the last two years have had the opportunity to build content in a 3D immersive virtual world platform. 

Michael Hinze

I am an expert user of Storyline and have used it to develop numerous eLearning projects. I also have extensive experience with Adobe Captivate. Most of my clients are large technology companies and organizations throughout Canada and the US.
Beyond eLearning development, I also run customized Storyline and Captivate training courses.

For samples of my recent work, browse the portfolio section of: and check out my blog: