Eli Appleby-Donald (MSc Digital Education, FHEA)

Learning Technologist


Eli is part of the learning technology team at ECA supporting both academic and support staff as they deliver the University teaching programmes - both on and off campus. Originally studying Music Technology, Eli discovered a passion for teaching and learning well after leaving education which then led to a change in career. She has received a Guinness world record and an appearance on CNN for her work in a programme she led to increase the digital skills of senior citizens (silver surfers). Since then she has worked in both private and public sectors designing and delivering online learning and classroom based teaching around digital education.




MSc Digital Education

Diploma in eLearning

HNC in Music Technology



Responsibilities & affiliations

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)