Damien Bruyndonckx, trained as an elementary school teacher, began his career teaching French as a foreign language in two elementary public schools of Louisiana, USA. In 2001, he came back to his home country, Belgium, and began to work as an IT trainer. He soon acquired the title of Adobe Certified Instructor on Dreamweaver, Coldfusion, Acrobat, and Captivate, which allowed him to work for various Adobe authorized training centers in Europe, and participate in many web and e-learning related projects for countless customers.
In 2009, Damien went back to teaching in a school. He now works at IHECS, a higher education school of communications, based in Brussels, where he teaches multimedia and serves as the e-learning coordinator of the school. Thanks to his work at IHECS, Damien became an Adobe Education Leader in November 2011.
Damien also has his own company that provides Adobe Training and e-learning consultancy.
Damien is the author of Mastering Adobe Captivate 6 published by Packt Publishing in August 2012. He lives in Thuin (Belgium) with his girlfriend and his two children. Damien is a big time music lover, and occasionally works as a sound and light technician in the entertainment industry.