Education
PhD in Library and Information Science
Currently in Progress
University of Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh, PA 

Master of Library and Information Science
September 2014 - March 2016
University of Denver | Denver, CO
Archival Science and Studies
Graduating GPA of 4.0

Bachelor of Art, Art History
Fall 2009 - May 2013
University of Colorado Denver | Denver, CO  
Emphasis in Art History with minors in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Graduated Summa Cum Laude with Departmental Distinction
Graduating GPA of 3.953

Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
Study Abroad, Summer 2012
Beppu-Shi, Oita, Japan

Teaching Experience
University of Pittsburgh, School of Computing and Information | Pittsburgh, PA
Teaching Assistant
LIS 2771 Academic Libraries | Marcia Rapchak | Fall 2019
LIS 2771 Curriculum Development | Marcia Rapchak | Summer 2019
CS 0590 Social Implications of Technology | Patricia Quirin | Spring 2019
LIS 2633 Technology in the Lives of Youth | May Kay Biagini | Fall 2018
CS 0590 Social Implications of Technology | Patricia Quirin | Fall 2018
LIS 2184 Intellectual Property and Social Movements | James Currier | Fall 2016

Professional Experience
CU Boulder Special Collections and Archives |  Boulder, CO 
Project Archivist | January 2017 - July 2018
Evaluated state of assigned collections and created processing plan overhaul
Performed arrangement and physical processing of collections, including assessment of preservation and conservation issues
Created new or updating existing finding aid information in the Rocky Mountain Online Archive (using EAD) and/or ArchivesSpace
Provided reference assistance to researchers
Assisted in the planning and execution of events centered on the collections
Wrote, submitted, and managed grants to support collection-related activities
Collaborated with departmental partners, community members, and outside departments to create and actualize innovative digital presentation platforms
Oversaw the work of student assistants
Developed and managed summer fellowship program and practicum students

Denver Botanic Gardens | Denver, CO  
Exhibitions Project Associate | April 2015 - August 2016
Completed preliminary research to support interpretation for temporary exhibition
Drafted elements of  interpretive content for selected exhibitions
Developed related materials for exhibit-related docent/volunteer training.
Provided assistance with exhibition installation and maintenance
Conceptualized and co-manage exhibit-related programs, including, but not limited to: lectures, films, receptions, demonstrations and performances.
Cleaned and maintained outdoor sculpture in a fragile environment

University of Denver | Denver, CO
Archives Assistant | September 2015 - August 2016
Provided research assistance to users
Processed and cataloged accessioned and transferred collections in ArchivesSpace
Managed and conducted upload of digital objects to Islandora and their relationship with ArchivesSpace
Assisted in the development and design of library exhibits

University of Denver | Denver, CO
Graduate Assistant | September 2015 - March 2016
Conducted research on file format obsolescence and the archival disconnect between analog and digital formats
Consolidated findings into journal article style for publication
Provided administrative assistance to faculty member

Denver Botanic Gardens | Denver, CO 
Collections Management Intern | May 2015 - September 2015
Assisted in physical management of collections items, including numbering, inventory, and related organization
Performed object cataloging within a collections database and other database work
Conducted research into collections, artists, and related subjects
Created and managed an Integrated Pest Management system in a diverse ecological environment

Marlon and Eleanor Green Personal Papers
Project Member | May 2015 - December 2015
Intellectually and physically sorted collection of personal papers
Created finding aid and supporting documents for Smithsonian reference
Worked directly with living family members to support an accurate representation of Marlon and Eleanor Green

Arapahoe Sign Arts | Denver, CO
Administrator and Company Photographer | June 2011 - August 2015
Managed accounts receivable and payable
Aided in filing invoices, billing information, and client files
Analyzed systems to develop new processes
Established Records Management Schedule
Built and designed website using WordPress
Updated portfolio, client information, and staff when necessary
Photographed on-site signage for cataloguing and presentation in company bids
Performed minimal editing of photographs

Denver Museum of Nature and Science | Denver, CO
Archives Volunteer | October 2014 - April 2015
Rehoused collections
Cataloged digital images, film, and prints

Loveland Ski Club | Georgetown, CO
Alpine Ski Coach | November 2012 - May 2014
Educated athletes, ages 12-17, in the sport of Alpine Ski Racing
Created and organize training schedules
Represented athletes at races
Communicated schedules and progress with athletes and parents.        

Honors, Awards, & Scholarships
Employee of the Month, University of Colorado, August 2018
Beta Phi Mu, University of Denver, Inducted Spring 2016
LIS Outstanding Graduate, University of Denver, Spring 2016
Graduate Assistantship, University of Denver, Fall 2015 - Spring 2016
Emerging Archival Scholar, Archival Education Research Institute, Summer 2015, see bio here (as Jane Nelson)
Graduate Dean Scholarship, University of Denver, Fall 2014 - Spring 2016
Outstanding Graduate in Art History, University of Colorado Denver, 2013
Dean’s List, University of Colorado at Denver, Fall 2011 - Spring 2013
Golden Key International Honour Society Nominee, 2011 - 2013
National Society of Collegiate Scholars Nominee, 2012

Professional Service
University of Pittsburgh Center for Teaching and Learning
August 2019 | Pittsburgh, PA
New Teaching Assistant Orientation Facilitator

Association for Computers and the Humanities
July 2019 | Pittsburgh, PA
ACH2019 Conference Volunteer
Personal Digital Archiving Conference
May 2019 | Pittsburgh, PA
PDA 2019 Planning Committee

ArtHyve
Denver, CO
Virtual Archivist | August 2018 to Present
Board Member | July 2017 to Present
Marketing Coordinator | July 2017 to July 2018

Society of American Archivists
U.S.A.
Member - Fall 2014 to Present
Archives Management Group Intern - July 2017 to July 2018
Archives Management Section Steering Committee
Archivists of Religious Collections Section
Museum Archives Section
Preservation Section
Student Chapter Leaders

Society of American Archivists - DU Chapter
Denver, CO
President - Summer 2015 - Spring 2016
Member - Fall 2015 to Spring 2015

Society of Rocky Mountain Archivists 
Denver, CO
Outreach Coordinator and Board Member- July 2017 to July 2018
Member - Fall 2014 to Present
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