Curriculum Vitae

Education 

San Jose State University, San Jose, CA – MLIS, Fall 2011

MLIS with an emphasis in reference and technology, outreach and education, digital curation and preservation.

San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA – BA, 2009

BA  with an emphasis in Art History

City College of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA – AA, 2006

AA and certificate from the Library Technician vocational program

Professional Experience 

Librarian II, South San Francisco Public Library , June 2014 – present

  • Adult reference services
  • Lead Social Media Curator: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest
  • Community outreach
  • e-Resource(e-readers, databases,etc.) and technology training and instruction
  • Librarian-led workshops, class development and instructional design
  • Community programming and partnerships
  • Library material; and event display, and visual merchandising
  • Library marketing, promotion and trend spotting
  • Peninsula Library System : Reference Managers Committee
  • Peninsula Library System : Marketing Committee

Librarian I, San Francisco Public Library, June 2013-May 2015

  • Reference and circulation services
  • Reference field work
  • Community outreach
  • Community programming and partnerships
  • Social Media Team

Librarian, Project Coordinator – The Center for Sex and Culture: CSC Library & Archive, 2011-present 

  • Collections management and development
  • References services to researchers, scholars and community members
  • Cataloging: Specialized and copy
  • Social media specialist and Website management/coordination
  • Curation, preservation and archiving
  • Cultural and educational event planning
  • Internship site supervisor and mentor
  • Grant writing
  • Project development

Library Support Staff –  The Louis R. Lurie Foundation Audiovisual Center and Technical Services Department, San Francisco Public Library,  2005- 2013

  • Reference and circulation services, including problem solving and conflict resolution
  • Collection maintenance of over 500,000 items in highest circulating department of San Francisco Public Libraries Main Library
  • Computer and Social Media- lecture, training and instruction
  • Event hosting and programming – Thursday Films @ noon series
  • e-Resources committee
  • Educating and tutorial of OPAC use; material location, articles and database searching technique, interlibrary loan, LINK+, and computer and material reservation
  • Twitter team
  • Search and verification within the Millennium Client and Cataloging Module
  • Technical processing and distribution of new material

Freelance

The Digital Transgender Archive in connection with Digital Commonwealth, 2015

  • Orginal  cataloging
  • Metadata librarian

Other Librarian Positions

  • The Foundation Center
  • Santa Clara City Library

Skills

  • Problem solving and conflict resoluton
  • Excellent research and fact finding,adept in all databases; skilled in JSTOR, ARTstor, LexisNexis, EBSCO, Pro Quest, and Gale
  • Exemplary customer service, public service and outreach
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite, Apple iWork suite, FileMaker Pro and entire Google suite
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative suite
  • Fluent in all social networking, Web 2.0 and semantic web platforms
  • Knowledge of of major Content Management Systems: Drupal, Joomla, Squarespace and WordPress
  • Working knowledge of HTML/XHTML, CSS (minimal)
  • Thrive under deadline, self-motivated and pro-active with strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong writing and communication skill

Internships and Volunteer 

The Poetry Center and American Poetry Archive, 2011

  • Permissions, fair use and copyright research
  • Social media specialist

The Tenderloin Tech Lab

  • Basic computer use education
  • One on one and group setting computer instruction

Select Presentations

Projects

Honors and awards

  • CLA PR Excellence Award, 2016 South San Francisco Public Library
  • Soroptimist International Women’s Opportunity Award, 2007
  • Angela Dunn Adventure Award, 2007

Professional affiliation and interests

  • American Library Association
  • The Society of American Archivists
  • Society of California Archivists
  • California Library Association
    • Intellectual Freedom Committee – 2017
  • The Northern California Chapter of Art Libraries Society of North America
  • Baynet; Bay Area Library and Information Network

Online identity

 Training 

 

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