Biography

Strong advocate for the use of open source technologies in day-to-day library operations. Heavily involved with ILS system management, data (and metadata) wrangling, server administration, process automation, and a host of other technical odds-and-ends for the Consortium of Ohio Libraries (COOL), Ohio Private Academic Libraries (OPAL), and the Private Academic Library Network of Indiana (PALNI).

Interests
  • Libraries & Archives
  • DevOps Librarians
  • Process Automation
  • Systems Integration
  • Open Source Projects
Education
  • MLIS in Information Science, 2010

    Kent State University

  • BA in Cultural Studies, 2008

    The Ohio State University

  • AA in Humanities, 2006

    Columbus State Community College

Projects

Speculative Library Futures
A yearlong exploration of speculative design and libraries by TEDSIG
Speculative Design & Libraries
Where traditional design attempts to solve problems, speculative design attempts to open our minds to new ways of thinking and being.
Augmented Reality at Columbus State Library [Photo Essay]
Augmented Reality Exhibit at Columbus State Community College Library
Lingo
Mobile Application Developed for ILEADUSA-OHIO 2013

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