education + professional experience

education
Master of Library + Information Science, Drexel University, 2010
Master of Fine Arts, Tyler School of Art of Temple University, 2006
Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, Montclair State University, 2002

professional experience
Assistant Director, Fisher Fine Arts Library, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 2020-
Liaison Librarian for Media Arts + Design, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, 2015-2020
Fine Arts Liaison Librarian, Denison University, Granville, OH, 2012-2015
Access Services Librarian, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 2011-2012
Circulation Supervisor, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 2009-2011

professional associations
Art Libraries Society of North America 2012-
– Fashion, Textiles + Costume SIG, Co-Moderator 2019-2020
– Fashion, Textiles + Costume SIG, Co-Vice Moderator 2018-2019
– Project Team Leader, Information Competencies for Students in Design Disciplines: Revisions + Critical Updates, 2017-2018
– Samuel H. Kress International Travel Awards Committee, 2017
– Member of the Mid-Atlantic chapter, 2017-
– Member of the Research + Information Services and Architecture Sections, 2016-
– Past Chair ARLIS/NA Ohio Valley chapter, 2015
– Chair of ARLIS/NA Ohio Valley chapter, 2014
– Vice Chair of ARLIS/NA Ohio Valley chapter, 2013
– Member of the Academic Libraries Division, 2012-
– Member of ARLiSNAP, 2012-2015
– Mentee in the Career Mentoring Program, 2012-2013

American Library Association 2012-2017
– Member of the Association of College + Research Libraries (ACRL) and ACRL Arts Section
– ACRL Arts 2017 Conference Planning Committee, Chair, 2015-2017
– ACRL Arts Webmaster 2015-2017
– ACRL Arts Publications + Research Committee, 2014-2016
– New Members Round Table Liaison to ARLIS/NA, 2012-2016

Academic Library Association of Ohio 2012-2015
– Member of the Instruction Interest Group

grants + awards
Drexel University Libraries, Professional Contribution Award, 2019
Franklin Fund Grant, Denison University, 2015, 2013, 2012
Andrew W. Mellon Digital Collections: From Projects to Pedagogy + Scholarship Grant, 2014
ALAO Research + Publications Committee Research Grant, 2013
NMRT Professional Development Grant, 2013
Dean’s Fellowship, Drexel University, 2009
Academic Fellowship, Tyler School of Art of Temple University, 2005-2006
Dean’s List, Montclair State University, 1999 – 2002
Lifetime member of Golden Key International Society