Resume

Complete Downloadable Resume

Available upon request

Education

The University of Texas at Austin

Masters of Information Science
December 2013
 

Texas Christian University Fort Worth, TX

Bachelors of Science Radio TV Film, Minor Sociology
June 2007

Experience

Bee Cave Public Library

Technical Services Librarian, Bee Cave Texas, December 2013- current
  • Developed audio visual and digital collections (including monthly and quarterly purchases of DVDs, audiobooks, playaways and all eResource material on Overdrive)
  • Teach bimonthly eReader sessions and host one-on one and group digital learning sessions
  • Create interactive outreach programs to increase patronage and use of digital collection.
  • Catalogue new items using copy cataloging and by writing new records
  • Update existing records with RDA
  • Fix past problems with records
  • Designed flyers, program pamphlets, logos, social media marketing, and other promotional material
  • Created “Go Digital” program checklist booklet for eReader sessions and digital collection outreach.
  • Created Summer Reading booklet template and update/design it yearly.
  • Manage social media sites (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WordPress sites etc) with updates using hoot suite as well as regular updates
  • Producer, creator and editor for TAB podcast and TAB podcast site
  • Evaluate collection for yearly weeding
  • Repair damaged items as well as assessing them for weeding or replacement
  • Implemented first ever inventory of the libraries collection, as well as writing a manual and plan for future inventories
  • Help plan various events and programs (Point person for “Get Outside the Lines” and Banned Book Week)
  • Create and design a minimum of 6 slatwall displays every month

NBC Universal, Universal City, CA

Archives Intern with the Campus to Careers Program June 2013- Aug 2913
  • Catalogued corporate PR kits and 3D Objects (wardrobe and props from various film and TV properties) using custom Idea database system
  • Evaluated condition of items and prepared reports
  • Processed and prepared objects for presentation at corporate museums, temporary displays, and PR events
  • Assisted in the acquisition and appraisal processes for the collection
  • Developed and constructed custom preservation housing for items

Concordia University Austin, TX

Assistant Technical Librarian February 2012- present
  • Catalogue new books (monographs, reference, and juvenile) using OCLC, Worldcat and Voyager
  • Added over 1200 books in first 9 months of work (an increase from the 300 added in the previous 5 years prior to becoming the main cataloguer)
  • Created and wrote guidebook for processing workflow at Concordia (To be presented upon graduation December 2013)
  • Run circulation desk and act as reference help for students

Platinum Studios Los Angeles, CA

Creative Development Associate Editor
September 2010-May 2011

Screamfest Horror Film Festival Beverly Hills, CA

Assistant to Head of Festival, Volunteer Coordinator
September 2009-August 2010

Avatar, Fox Studios, Dir: James Cameron Playa Vista, CA

Office Production Assistant
August 2008- August 2009

Blind Visual Propaganda Santa Monica, CA

Assistant to the Executive Producer, Office PA
November 2007- August 2008

88.7 KTCU FM Fort Worth, TX

Assistant Program Director, Manager, DJ, Producer
January 2005- August 2007

Fanboy Radio/TV Fort Worth, TX

Producer, Host, Content Provider
Researcher January 2005- August 2007
 

Skills

Conceptual skills

Customer service, Leading groups, Cross-platform networking (IE: social networking, graphic design for promotions, events and advertising), Social media assessment, Digital publishing, Research and development, 3D Object processing and preservation for collections and presentation, Corporate archives, Archival appraisal and acquisitions, Copy Cataloging, Original Catloging Collection development, Digital Collection Development

Social Networking Programs

Facebook, Twitter, About.Me, Pintrest, LinkenIn, Hootsuite, Instagram, Soundcloud

Software and Applications

WordPress, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Acrobat, Illustrator), Microsoft Office, Apple iWork, Oxygen, Netbeans, Prezi, Java, Omni Graffle, Garageband,

Digital Collection Management

The Library Company (TLC) software, DSpace,  Omeka, Voyager, World Cat, IDEA

Metadata Standards

Dublin Core, TEI, OCLC, RDA

Coding

HTML, CSS, XML, XSL, PHP, MySQL

Operating Systems

Windows, Mac OS

 

References

Available upon request

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