J.L. O’Brien is a multimedia instructor and adviser for Laramie County Community College’s Wingspan Online.
Before becoming a full-time instructor at LCCC, O’Brien was the senior graphic artist for the Wyoming Department of Transportation. He was also a copy editor, graphics editor and assistant night editor for the Wyoming Tribune-Eagle previous to his time with WYDOT.
O’Brien is a product of LCCC’s mass media program, from which he graduated in 1998. He earned his bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Wyoming in 2000 and an MFA in Web Design and New Media from the Academy of Art University in 2013.