Clay Strategic Designs
Modernizing Learning: Building a National Ecosystem;Winning Contracts in the DOD
Dr. J.J. Walcutt is a scientist, innovator, and learning engineer that specializes in strategic development and reform across education, military, and government. Her current work focuses on optimizing human cognition and performance across a wide spectrum of learning programs including neuro-informed military training, data-driven higher education planning, and talent development optimization. Dr. Walcutt served in the U.S. Government as the Director of Innovation at the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative under the Office of the Secretary of Defense. In her role at the Pentagon, Dr. Walcutt focused on promoting the science of learning by publishing the design vision for Modernizing Learning and through her service as a U.S. Delegate to NATO, Partnership for Peace, and as a national and international keynote speaker. Dr. Walcutt has over 20 years of experience in research and development for training and education with specific interests in improving educational systems nationwide as well as internationally.